About Middle East Studies

The Middle East Studies minor prepares students for participation in the global, interdependent world of the 21st Century. The skills and subject material of the Middle East Studies minor are beneficial for students considering graduate school and/or careers in a wide variety of fields, including international business, education, and government services.

Dr. Jeff VanDenBerg
Director of Middle East Studies
Professor of Political Science
Office: (417) 873-6947