Study Abroad in Jordan: Middle East Studies & Internship in Jordan

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Amman, Jordan: Is this study abroad program for you? This program is for students who want to improve their Arabic, learn about the Middle East, and build their résumés, all in one term. Students pursue an internship at an organization in Amman such as Jordanian Women’s Union or US-Middle East Partnership Initiative. They take intensive Arabic language classes and a Middle East studies elective taught in English. A community of devoted staff, experienced faculty, local roommates and Arabic language partners provides unwavering support. This is a well-rounded program for students of all Arabic language levels, even absolute beginners.

Study Abroad in Amman, Jordan: Features

  • Internship placements
  • Intensive Arabic language courses (MSA and dialect) that complete at least one year of Arabic in a term
  • Official Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) scores for a résumé or graduate school application
  • Jordanian roommates and Arabic language partners
  • Full support from on-site staff
  • No language prerequisite

Study Abroad in Amman, Jordan: Details

Semester Spring 2014 Summer 2014 Fall 2014
Application Deadline 11/01/13 03/01/14 05/01/14
Program Length 15 weeks 8 weeks 15 weeks
Arrival Date 01/23/14 06/01/14 08/28/14
Program Break TBA NA TBA
Departure Date 05/09/14 07/26/14 12/13/14
Program Fee $15,990 $7,490 $15,990
Recommended Credits 16 8 16