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This program is part of the World Languages Department.

Almost 250 million people worldwide and more than 600,000 in the United States speak Arabic, making it one of the most spoken languages in the world. And you can learn it in the Arabic program at MCC.

The Arabic program offers two tracks:

Conversation Track – emphasizes speaking and listening skills. It is for tourists and those desiring minimal conversational ability only. Some of these courses are related to specific areas of employment, such as Spanish for Health Personnel.

Foundation Track – prepares students for courses above the 200-level at any university. The courses 101, 102, 201, 202 are university equivalent. This track is also for those desiring a balanced program. The four skills included: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

Our students enjoy:

  • State-of-the-art language laboratory
  • Free tutoring services
  • Language training for specific work environments
  • Conversational partners
  • Study Abroad options in many different countries

Available Certificate

A list of available degrees and certificates offered in the Arabic program
Degree / Certificate Title Courses
Academic Certificate (AC)    Language Studies Course List

Get Your Certificate Online

A certificate for this program is available online (denoted with a   icon above). Online learning is a convenient, flexible alternative to traditional classes. Learn more about the benefits of earning your certificate online.

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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.

Advising for the Arabic program is available through the World Languages department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.