The UNT Jewish and Israel Studies Program is the only one at a public university in the DFW area and one of only 15 such programs in the U.S. UNT is the largest university in the North Texas region with 36,000 students, and has more Jewish students than all other DFW universities combined. The program includes 48 courses (14 on the State of Israel) on Jews and Judaism across 10 of UNT’s colleges, 27 faculty, and 7 scholarship programs, and offers a minor in Jewish Studies (18 hours). Sociology courses, such as The Family in Modern Israel (SOCI 4260), Contemporary Israel and Turkey (SOCI 4260), and The Peoples of Israel: Identity and Diversity (SOCI 4260), can all be taken as part of the minor in Jewish Studies. Visit the program's website for more information.
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