Middle Eastern Semitic Languages

2022 Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Schools

40 Colleges in the United States
591 Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Degrees Awarded
$24,900 Avg Early-Career Salary
If you're seeking a degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages, you will have fewer peers than average since the major degree program is the #271 one in the country in terms of popularity.This may make is a little harder to find a school that is a good fit for you.

College Factual looked at 40 colleges and universities when compiling its 2022 Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Schools ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 591 degrees in Middle Eastern semitic languages during the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Choosing a Great Middle Eastern Semitic Languages School

Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Schools The Middle Eastern semitic Languages program you select can have a big impact on your future. That's why we developed our collection of Best Schools for Middle Eastern Semitic Languages rankings. For our Best Overall Middle Eastern Semitic Languages School rankings, we roll up the results of our degree-level rankings, weighted by the number of degrees awarded at that level.

In order to find the schools that are the best fit for you, you may want to filter to one of the degree levels below.

Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Rankings by Degree Level

The Middle Eastern semitic Languages school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Schools. If you'd like to restrict your choices to just one part of the country, you can filter this list by location.

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Best Schools for Middle Eastern Semitic Languages in the United States

Although we recommend filtering by degree level first, you can view the list below to see which schools give the educational experience for the Middle Eastern semitic Languages degree levels they offer.

10 Top Schools in Middle Eastern Semitic Languages

#1

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN
Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In IN

It's difficult to beat University of Notre Dame if you want to pursue a degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Notre Dame is a large private not-for-profit university located in the suburb of Notre Dame. A Best Schools rank of #15 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means Notre Dame is a great university overall.

There were approximately 8 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at Notre Dame in the most recent year we have data available.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In NY
43 Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Degrees Awarded

Columbia University in the City of New York is one of the best schools in the United States for getting a degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Columbia is a very large private not-for-profit university located in the city of New York. A Best Schools rank of #22 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Columbia is a great university overall.

There were about 43 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at Columbia in the most recent year we have data available.

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#3

Georgetown University

Washington, DC
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In DC

Georgetown University is one of the finest schools in the country for getting a degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Georgetown is a large private not-for-profit university located in the city of Washington. A Best Schools rank of #18 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means Georgetown is a great university overall.

There were roughly 4 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at Georgetown in the most recent data year.

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#4

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In IL

University of Chicago is a good choice for students interested in a degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. UChicago is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the large city of Chicago. A Best Schools rank of #7 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means UChicago is a great university overall.

There were about 28 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at UChicago in the most recent year we have data available.

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Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In MD

Located in the suburb of College Park, UMCP is a public university with a very large student population. This university ranks 2nd out of 39 schools for overall quality in the state of Maryland.

There were about 16 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at UMCP in the most recent data year.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In TX

UT Austin is a very large public university located in the city of Austin. A Best Schools rank of #52 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means UT Austin is a great university overall.

There were approximately 15 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at UT Austin in the most recent data year.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In CA

UCLA is a fairly large public university located in the city of Los Angeles. A Best Schools rank of #46 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means UCLA is a great university overall.

There were roughly 21 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at UCLA in the most recent data year.

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#8

Middlebury College

Middlebury, VT
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In VT

Middlebury is a small private not-for-profit college located in the distant town of Middlebury. A Best Schools rank of #50 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Middlebury is a great college overall.

There were roughly 8 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at Middlebury in the most recent data year.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In DC

CUA is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit university located in the city of Washington. This university ranks 4th out of 9 colleges for overall quality in the state of District of Columbia.

There were approximately 5 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at CUA in the most recent data year.

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#10

New York University

New York, NY
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In NY

NYU is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the large city of New York. A Best Schools rank of #53 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means NYU is a great university overall.

There were approximately 9 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at NYU in the most recent year we have data available.

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Middle Eastern Semitic Languages by Region

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Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
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Middle Eastern Semitic Languages is one of 17 different types of Foreign Languages & Linguistics programs to choose from.

Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Focus Areas

Major Annual Graduates
Arabic Language & Literature 334
Middle/Near Eastern & Semitic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, Other 126
Middle/Near Eastern & Semitic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, General 63
Ancient Near Eastern & Biblical Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics 48
Hebrew Language & Literature 20

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Majors Similar to Middle Eastern Semitic Languages

Related Major Annual Graduates
Romance Languages 15,905
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 8,685
American Sign Language 2,737
East Asian Languages 2,219
Classical Languages & Literature 1,446
Germanic Languages 1,415
Slavic, Baltic & Albanian Languages 619
Foreign Language, Literature & Linguistics (Other) 504
Second Language Learning 63
Native American Languages 43

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Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
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