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  • Locations: Bethlehem, Israel; Cairo, Egypt; El Gouna, Egypt; Jerusalem, Israel; Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Restrictions: WKU applicants only
  • Program Cost:: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Dates:
Program Dates:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 02/24/2019
Rolling Admission 06/15/2019 07/06/2019
NOTE: The KIIS deadline has passed, but this application has been reopened for those who have not completed WKU's application process yet.

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

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Program Description:

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Experience Israel & Egypt

KIIS Israel and EgyptThe KIIS Israel & Egypt program is designed to give students an introduction to the rich diversity and complexities of the region through an interdisciplinary pair of courses that includes the study of history, art, culture, economics, music, dance, politics, and religion. Students get to know locals through interactive assignments. On-site learning, coupled with guest lectures by local experts, make historical sights in Jerusalem and Cairo come alive. The location/s of this program may change if needed. Students should be aware that program is physically strenuous and involves walking several miles at a time on most days, as well as hiking, dancing and swimming.


Summer 2019 Course Offerings:

HIST 490 Topics: History, Religion and Politics of Jerusalem and Cairo (3 credit hours)
PE 416 Topics: Dance & Culture of Jerusalem and Cairo (1 credit hour)


This program is currently not accepting applications.