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2022 Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Master's Degree Schools

12 Colleges in the United States
92 Master's Degrees
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a Master's Degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. It is ranked #237 out of 326 major degree programs 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 12 colleges and universities when compiling its 2022 Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Master's Degree Schools ranking. Combined, these schools handed out 92 master's degrees in Middle Eastern semitic languages to qualified students.

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Choosing a Great Middle Eastern Semitic Languages School for Your Master's Degree

Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Master's Degree Schools The Middle Eastern semitic Languages master's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. Important measures of a quality Middle Eastern semitic Languages program can vary widely even among the top schools. To make it into this list, a school must excel in the following areas.

A Great Overall School

A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To make it into this list a school must rank well in our overall Best Colleges for a Master's Degree ranking. This ranking considered factors such as graduation rates, overall graduate earnings and other educational resources to identify great colleges and universities.

Over 80% of the schools in this list are in the top 27% of our overall quality ranking.

Overall Best Colleges Rank  ( 256 to 1 )
Lowest Ranked Overall
Top Ranked Overall

Early-Career Earnings

One measure we use to determine the quality of a school is to look at the average salary of master's graduates during the early years of their career. That is, everyone wants their master's degree to be worth something, and salaries are one measure of determining that.

Other Factors We Consider

In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:

  • Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to Middle Eastern semitic languages students as compared to other majors.
  • Major Demand - The number of Middle Eastern semitic languages students who choose to seek a master's degree at the school.
  • Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
  • Student Debt - How much debt Middle Eastern semitic languages students go into to obtain their master's degree and how well they are able to pay back that debt.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized Middle Eastern semitic languages related body.

Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best colleges for Middle Eastern semitic languages students working on their master's degree.

One Size Does Not Fit All

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 Master's Degree Schools.

Best Schools for Master’s Students to Study Middle Eastern Semitic Languages in the United States

Learn about the top ranked colleges and universities for Middle Eastern semitic languages students seeking a a master's degree.

10 Top Schools for a Master's in Middle Eastern Semitic Languages

12 Annual Graduates

It is hard to beat Columbia University in the City of New York if you want to pursue a master's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Located in the city of New York, Columbia is a private not-for-profit university with a very large student population. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #21 out of 1,305 colleges nationwide means Columbia is a great university overall.

A preferred major for Middle Eastern semitic languages students, there were roughly 12 learners who graduated from this program at Columbia in the most recent data year.

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#2

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL
6 Annual Graduates

University of Chicago is a wonderful choice for individuals pursuing a master's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Located in the large city of Chicago, UChicago is a private not-for-profit university with a large student population. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #6 out of 1,305 schools nationwide means UChicago is a great university overall.

There were roughly 6 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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#3

Middlebury College

Middlebury, VT
4 Annual Graduates

Middlebury College is one of the finest schools in the United States for getting a master's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Located in the distant town of Middlebury, Middlebury is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #22 out of 1,305 schools nationwide means Middlebury is a great college overall.

There were approximately 4 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at Middlebury in the most recent year we have data available.

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#4

New York University

New York, NY
7 Annual Graduates

New York University is a wonderful choice for students interested in a master's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Located in the city of New York, NYU is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population. This university ranks 5th out of 96 schools for overall master's degree quality in the state of New York.

There were approximately 7 Middle Eastern semitic languages individuals who graduated with this degree at NYU in the most recent year we have data available.

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4 Annual Graduates

Located in the large city of Los Angeles, UCLA is a public university with a very large student population. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #27 out of 1,305 colleges nationwide means UCLA is a great university overall.

There were about 4 Middle Eastern semitic languages individuals who graduated with this degree at UCLA in the most recent data year.

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2 Annual Graduates

Located in the large city of Washington, CUA is a private not-for-profit university with a moderately-sized student population. This university ranks 4th out of 9 schools for overall master's degree quality in the state of District of Columbia.

There were about 2 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at CUA in the most recent data year.

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8 Annual Graduates

U-M is a fairly large public university located in the city of Ann Arbor. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #35 out of 1,305 schools nationwide means U-M is a great university overall.

With 8 individuals who graduated from this program in the most recent year we have data available, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor is one of the most popular universities to study Middle Eastern semitic Languages in the United States.

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#8

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA
1 Annual Graduates

Located in the large city of Philadelphia, UPenn is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #11 out of 1,305 schools nationwide means UPenn is a great university overall.

There were approximately 1 Middle Eastern semitic languages individuals who graduated with this degree at UPenn in the most recent data year.

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2 Annual Graduates

Located in the large city of Seattle, UW Seattle is a public university with a fairly large student population. This university ranks 1st out of 22 colleges for overall master's degree quality in the state of Washington.

There were approximately 2 Middle Eastern semitic languages individuals who graduated with this degree at UW Seattle in the most recent data year.

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6 Annual Graduates

IU Bloomington is a fairly large public university located in the small city of Bloomington. This university ranks 5th out of 38 schools for overall master's degree quality in the state of Indiana.

There were about 6 Middle Eastern semitic languages students who graduated with this degree at IU Bloomington in the most recent data year.

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Middle Eastern Semitic Languages by Region

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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 Concentrations

Major Annual Graduates
Middle/Near Eastern & Semitic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, Other 31
Arabic Language & Literature 28
Ancient Near Eastern & Biblical Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics 14
Middle/Near Eastern & Semitic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, General 12
Hebrew Language & Literature 7

Majors Similar to Middle Eastern Semitic Languages

Related Major Annual Graduates
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 1,133
Romance Languages 1,098
Classical Languages & Literature 174
East Asian Languages 145
American Sign Language 112
Germanic Languages 86
Slavic, Baltic & Albanian Languages 48
Foreign Language, Literature & Linguistics (Other) 39
Second Language Learning 23
Native American Languages 12

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.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Nabaten. More about our data sources and methodologies.

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