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  • Locations: Amman, Jordan
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
  • Restrictions: UMass Amherst applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Advisor:
Carol Lebold
Fields of Study:
Arabic
Language(s) of Instruction:
Arabic, English
Program Provider:
CIEE
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Housing:
Apartment
Minimum Class Standing:
1st Semester Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.75
Program Description:

Amman
CIEE Summer Arabic Language Program in Amman, Jordan
If you’re interested in beginning your study of Arabic, or taking your advanced language skills to the next level, come discover Jordan this summer. Through a rigorous course of instruction, you’ll develop skills in both Modern Standard and spoken Arabic while student clubs, and a variety of cultural activities, offer you insight into Jordanian society and the culture.

Study abroad in Amman and you will: 
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  • Begin or improve your Arabic through intensive language training in Modern Standard Arabic and Colloquial Jordanian Arabic
  • Develop core vocabulary and colloquial conversation skills through language and culture clubs
  • Work with Peer Language Tutors to enhance language skills and learn about campus life
  • Explore Jordan through excursions to places such as desert castles and Biblical sites
Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 05/01/2018 ** Varies TBA TBA
NOTE: Please check the partner program website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above is the date when UMass materials, signature documents, and questionnaires need to be handed in or completed. If the program start and end dates read "TBA," consult the program's website or your IPO advisor.

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.