** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified of acceptance into this program upon review of the student's application and upon acceptance be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Students who participate in CET's academic year program will complete the Intensive Arabic Language program in the fall semester and the Middle East Studies & Internship Program in the spring semester.
Intensive Arabic Language in Jordan
This program is for students who are excited to make exceptional strides in their Arabic language learning. Students take a full load of Arabic language classes, including two content-based language electives that focus on topics of interest—the history, politics, religion, literature and culture of the Arab World. Seasoned faculty, devoted staff, Jordanian roommates and Arabic language partners together create a supportive community of learning for CET students. The program is open to students with at least two semesters of Arabic.
Study Abroad in Amman, Jordan: Features
Intensive Arabic language courses (MSA and dialect) that complete at least one year of Arabic in a term
Arabic language pledge
Official Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) scores for a résumé or graduate school application
Jordanian roommates and Arabic language partners
Unwavering support from on-site staff
Open to students with at least 2 semesters of previous Arabic language study
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.