Bryn Mawr College

Founded in 1885, Bryn Mawr is a private women's liberal arts college located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that enrolls about 1350 undergraduate students. Bryn Mawr is one of the Seven Sister colleges, and is part of the Tri-College Consortium along with Swarthmore College and Haverford College. The university's most popular majors are Biology, Psychology, Political Science, Government, English Literature, and Mathematics.

Arabic & Middle Eastern Studies Concentration

Three years of Arabic language instruction are offered through the Tri-College consortium, and students split their time between Haverford, Swarthmore and Bryn Mawr. Advanced Arabic courses are also offered at the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr offers courses on the Middle East in the departments of Anthropology, Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology, Comparative Literature, General Studies, History, History of Art, and Political Science. Additionally, students can have a concentration in Middle Eastern Studies.