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Title: MAAS Prospective Student Weeks


Join us for exciting programming at CCAS to learn about becoming a part of the MA in Arab Studies program!

You will have the opportunity to attend events, meet the faculty and staff, and have your questions about the application process and CCAS answered. Please select the various opportunities we have below. All sessions are in Eastern Time (Washington, DC).

For event-related questions, please email Coco Tait at

On Revolution, Tyranny and the Struggle for Democracy in Syria: A Conversation with Yassin al-Haj Saleh – Registration 
Monday, October 23, 12:00pm

Urban Transformations in the Eastern Mediterranean – Registration 
Thursday, October 23, 5:00pm

Virtual Coffee Chats

Join us online to learn about MAAS and ask any questions you have. Registration not required!

October CCAS Coffee Chat
Oct 18, 2023 10:00 AM

November CCAS Coffee Chat
Nov 15, 2023 10:00 AM

MA in Arab Studies Information Session
Friday, October 31st, 11:00am-12:00pm ET (Virtual) Registration

Hear from CCAS faculty and current students about what makes our program unique and exciting. We will discuss the program’s academic requirements, admissions process, and funding, as well as some of the opportunities available to our students and alumni.

Sit in on a MAAS Class
Prospective students in the DC metropolitan area are welcome to sit in on a MAAS class during MAAS Prospective Student Week. Please email to make arrangements.

Connect with a Professor or Current Student
If you would like to arrange a meeting with a CCAS faculty member or current MAAS student, please email and our admissions team will help you make arrangements.

Frequently Asked Questions

How to Apply and Deadlines