Emeek Yezreel College Print

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Keywords: Middle East, Israel, English, Hebrew, media education, Religion & belief, ethnicity / race / national identity, media ethics & diversity, Reporting Diversity Network

The Max Stern Academic College Of Emek Yezreel  is the fastest growing, accredited, institution of higher learning in the Galilee with over 4000 students pursuing B.A. degrees. The College appreciates that meeting the demand for education is vital Israel's future as a modern, pluralistic and democratic state.

Nestled at the crossroads of Nazereth, Migdal Haemek and Afula, the College provides specially designed programs for first generation students from families in which higher education has never before been available. Investing in the next generation, the College is committed to narrowing socioeconomic gaps by creating a group of skilled, dedicated graduates who will contribute to, and strengthen, Israel’s northern region.

The College's diverse campus environment provides a new hands-on community based model of Arab-Jewish cooperation. By working and studying in an atmosphere of mutual respect and tolerance, students are building a strong foundation for cooperation and peaceful coexistence in communal and professional spheres.