Modern Hebrew Studies

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Distinguish yourself in the job market by studying Modern Hebrew, the language of the state of Israel and a crucial tool for understanding the Middle East and the Jewish world. Choose from a range of language and culture classes, including film, literature and history. Immerse yourself in summer, semester or yearlong study at universities in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa. Graduate prepared for career paths that include academics, public service and technology — or advanced study in fields such as Bible studies, religion, political science and Near Eastern studies.

Find your path to modern Hebrew studies at Bucknell

Jewish Studies Minor

Modern Hebrew courses count toward the requirements of Bucknell’s five-course, interdisciplinary minor in Jewish studies.

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Study Abroad

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Hands-on Experience in Hebrew

Immerse yourself in Hebrew language and Israeli culture by studying abroad at an Israeli university in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv or Haifa.

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Modern Hebrew Studies