International Studies & Programs

Languages

MSU offers a number of foreign languages that are useful for students involved in Muslim Studies.


Offerings typically include the following languages:

Arabic
Hindi
Indonesian
Kazakh
Kyrgyz
Persian/Farsi

Swahili
Tajik
Turkish
Urdu
Uzbek 

Not all of these languages are taught on a regular basis and that additional languages associated with Muslim societies have been taught on an on-demand basis.

Additional languages with particular relevance to the study of Muslim societies due to past and present political and socio-cultural relations with Muslim peoples are also offered at MSU. These include, among other languages, the following: Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, and Russian.

Please visit the MSU Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian, and African Languages for additional information.