Study Abroad in Tunisia: Intensive Arabic Language & Culture Studies in Tunisia

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Tunis, Tunisia: Is this study abroad program for you? CET Tunisia is for students who are just beginning their study of Arabic language and the Arab world, or for experienced Arabic language learners who want to deepen their knowledge of North Africa and the Middle East. Tunisia is a quintessential study abroad destination for an inquisitive student, offering a merging of diverse cultures (Berber, Arab, Jewish, Muslim, Mediterranean), an emerging civil society that is ripe with opportunity, and a beautiful setting on the Mediterranean Sea. Students take intensive Arabic language, live with Tunisian roommates and abide by an Arabic language pledge. The program is open to all levels of Arabic language learners, even absolute beginners.

Study Abroad in Tunis, Tunisia: Features

  • Intensive Arabic language courses: MSA and Tunisian dialect
  • Middle East studies courses during the semesters, taught in English
  • Arabic language pledge: full-time in the summer, limited in the semesters
  • Based in the easily navigable city of Tunis, located on the Mediterranean Sea
  • Tunisian roommates and language partners
  • No language prerequisite

Study Abroad in Tunis, Tunisia: Details

Semester Fall 2013 Spring 2014 Summer 2014 Fall 2014
Application Deadline 05/01/13 11/01/13 03/01/14 05/01/14
Program Length 15 weeks 15 weeks 8 weeks 15 weeks
Arrival Date 08/29/13 01/23/14 06/01/14 08/28/14
Program Break TBA TBA NA TBA
Departure Date 12/14/13 05/09/14 07/26/14 12/13/14
Program Fee $13,990 $14,990 $7,490 $14,990
Recommended Credits 16 16 8 16