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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Field of Study: Communication Studies, Human Rights, International Studies, Language: Arabic, Markets and Culture, Political Science
Program Description:
            Study Abroad in ISRAEL with IFSA   

Diversity and Coexistence
About the program
Explore the intersections between identity, religion, nationalism and diversity in the city of coexistence Jerusalem. In the classroom, and through unique opportunities to engage with local communities, you will gain fresh insights on identity theory and politics of social movements in the Middle East, the United States, and around the world today.

About Jerusalem

Located on a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea, Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world. The city has a history that goes back to the 4th millennium. 

Program Benefits

  • The program, located in the multicultural and ethnically diverse city of Jerusalem, allows students to interact with a wide variety of people of different backgrounds, religions, and diversity
  • Take advantage of this unique opportunity to explore the intersections between identity, religion, community, nationalism and diversity and hone your skill to promote global understanding and social justice
  • Take elective courses taught in English
  • Program located at Rothberg International School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, one of the Middle East's most prestigious universities
  • Live and learn near Mount Scopus in the ancient city of Jerusalem, located within easy access to transportation, supermarkets, shopping, and eateries
  • IFSA orientation covering important health, safety, and security topics pertaining to Israel
  • Enjoy suite-style living with single bedrooms, living room, kitchen and bathroom facilities, air conditioning, laundry facilities
  • Outside of the classroom, you will participate in co-curricular activities designed to engage you with diverse communities and interrogate theories of identity and coexistence


IFSA scholarships are primarily need-based and factor in any additional cost your study abroad program might have over home school tuition. The awards are $500 for summer programs, $1,500 for semester programs and $2,500 for full year programs. These scholarships may apply to any IFSA program, with the exception of our custom programs.

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Contact Us
6201 Corporate Drive Suite 200 
Indianapolis, IN 46278

Program Ratings:
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1 2 3 4 5
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Affordability of program:
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Program Safety:
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Cultural Opportunities and Immersion:
1 2 3 4 5
Academic Quality:
1 2 3 4 5
Quality of Housing:
1 2 3 4
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.