Israel Studies


Overlooking Israel city


The Israel Studies minor is designed to prepare students to minister to the Jewish people and includes the study of the geography, culture, and language of Israel. Students may select a combination of hours from PIU curriculum and academic opportunities offered by PIU partnering organizations.

Core Courses

Available Residentially
Available Online


Upon completion of the Minor, the student should be equipped to do the following:

  • Describe the unique culture and customs of Jewish people
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of the geography of Israel
  • Minister to Jewish people