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 Fall 2014 Spring 2015 Summer 2015 Fall 2015
Application Deadline 05/01/14 11/01/14 03/01/15 05/01/15
Program Length 15 weeks 15 weeks 8 weeks 15 weeks
Arrival Date 08/28/14 01/16/15 05/24/15 08/29/15
Program Break TBA TBA NA TBA
Departure Date 12/13/14 05/02/15 07/17/15 12/12/15
Program Fee $15,990 $15,490 $7,690 $15,490
Recommended Credits 16 16 8 16