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Tel Aviv: Tel Aviv University

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Cosmopolitan city, on the Mediterranean coast; many Americans. Limited housing. Total enrollment: 30,000

Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Historic, multicultural city where religious diversity and tensions are visible. Prestigious university with a wide range of courses in English including religious studies, , psychology, dance and Arabic. More American students than at other Israeli universities. Total enrollment: 40,000

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Dance: Joint program with Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance.

Religious Studies: focus on Judaism and Christianity in late Antiquity.

Studio Art: Opportunities at the Belazel Academy of Arts and Design

Music: Both history and performance courses at Jerusalem Academy of Music

Haifa: The University of Haifa

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Smaller program in north; attractive, vibrant coastal city; pre-semester ulpan or kibbutz experience required; diverse student body; courses in Arabic language and culture; Peace and Conflict Studies; Psychology. Total enr.: 17,000

Beer Sheva: Ben Gurion University of the Negev

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Desert location in southern Israel. Wide range of courses in English including: Sustainable Development and Global Health. Many internships available (not for credit), including hospital placements. Direct application, a smaller program and city. Pre-semester ulpan (intensive Hebrew course) required. 1 1/2 hours via train to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem. Total enrollment: 19,000.

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Public Health: Core course in global health; practicum; volunteer opportunities.

Environmental Studies: Sustainable development in the Middle East; required research project.

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