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2022 Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Bachelor's Degree Schools

36 Colleges in the United States
354 Bachelor's Degrees
Middle Eastern Semitic Languagesbachelor's programs are on the lower end of the spectrum in terms of popularity. In fact, the major degree program ranks #226 out of the 338 majors we look at each year. As such, your educational options may be more limited than if you were in a more popular field.

College Factual looked at 36 colleges and universities when compiling its 2022 Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Bachelor's Degree Schools ranking. Combined, these schools handed out 354 bachelor's degrees in Middle Eastern semitic languages to qualified students.

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

Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Bachelor's Degree Schools Your choice of Middle Eastern semitic languages for getting your bachelor's degree school matters. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. When choosing a school we recommend considering some of the following factors:

Quality Overall Is Important

The overall quality of a bachelor's degree school is important to ensure a quality education, not just how well they do in a particular major. To account for this we include a college's overall Best Colleges ranking which itself looks at a host of different factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.

Average Earnings

To determine the overall quality of a graduate school, one factor we look at is the average early-career salary of those receiving their bachelor's degree from the school. This is because one of the main reasons people pursue their bachelor's degree is to enable themselves to find better-paying positions.

Other Factors We Consider

The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.

  • Major Focus - How much a school focuses on Middle Eastern semitic languages students vs. other majors.
  • Major Demand - How many other Middle Eastern semitic languages students want to attend this school to pursue a bachelor's degree.
  • Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
  • Student Debt - How much debt Middle Eastern semitic languages students go into to obtain their bachelor'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 complete 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 bachelor's degree.

More Ways to Rank Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Schools

When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Bachelor's Degree Schools list to help you make the college decision.

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

The following list ranks the best colleges and universities for pursuing a bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages.

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

#1

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN
8 Annual Graduates

University of Notre Dame is a great option for individuals interested in a bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Notre Dame is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the large suburb of Notre Dame.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from University of Notre Dame

18 Annual Graduates

Columbia University in the City of New York is a wonderful decision for individuals interested in a bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages. Columbia is a very large private not-for-profit university located in the city of New York.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from Columbia University in the City of New York

#3

Georgetown University

Washington, DC
2 Annual Graduates

Any student pursuing a degree in a bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages needs to check out Georgetown University. Georgetown is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the large city of Washington.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from Georgetown University

#4

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL
13 Annual Graduates

Any student who is interested in a bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern semitic languages needs to look into University of Chicago. UChicago is a large private not-for-profit university located in the large city of Chicago.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from University of Chicago

16 Annual Graduates

Located in the suburb of College Park, UMCP is a public university with a fairly large student population.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from University of Maryland - College Park

11 Annual Graduates

UCLA is a fairly large public university located in the large city of Los Angeles.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from University of California - Los Angeles

8 Annual Graduates

UT Austin is a very large public university located in the large city of Austin.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from The University of Texas at Austin

#8

Middlebury College

Middlebury, VT
4 Annual Graduates

Middlebury is a small private not-for-profit college located in the town of Middlebury.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from Middlebury College

#9

Tufts University

Medford, MA
4 Annual Graduates

Located in the suburb of Medford, Tufts is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from Tufts University

10 Annual Graduates

Located in the medium-sized city of Berkeley, UC Berkeley is a public university with a fairly large student population.More information about a bachelor’s in Middle Eastern semitic languages from University of California - Berkeley

Middle Eastern Semitic Languages by Region

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One of 17 majors within the Foreign Languages & Linguistics area of study, Middle Eastern Semitic Languages has other similar majors worth exploring.

Middle Eastern Semitic Languages Focus Areas

Major Annual Graduates
Arabic Language & Literature 227
Middle/Near Eastern & Semitic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, Other 63
Middle/Near Eastern & Semitic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, General 29
Ancient Near Eastern & Biblical Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics 28
Hebrew Language & Literature 7

Related Major Annual Graduates
Romance Languages 12,437
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 5,744
East Asian Languages 1,616
Classical Languages & Literature 1,168
Germanic Languages 1,163
American Sign Language 528
Slavic, Baltic & Albanian Languages 499
Foreign Language, Literature & Linguistics (Other) 249
Native American Languages 4
Southeast Asian & Pacific Languages 4

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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