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CIEE: Language and Culture Program in Amman, Jordan
Amman, Jordan (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
CIEE - Council on International Educational Exchange
Program Term(s):
Semester/Year
Minimum Class Standing:
Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.75
Prerequisites:
No
Previous Language Study Req?:
No
Language of Instruction:
Arabic, English
Language courses offered:
Arabic
Housing Options:
Apartment (Shared), Homestay
Areas of Study:
Accounting, Arabic Language & LIterature, Art History, Communication, Economics, Environmental Studies/Sustainability, History, Intercultural Communications, International Studies, Islamic Studies, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Middle Eastern Studies, Political Science, Religion/Theology, Sociology
Program Design: Study Center, Theme based
Additional Program Options:
Internship, Volunteer
Program Description:

Amman
CIEE Language and Culture Program in Amman, Jordan
Did you know English words like “sugar” and “cotton” come from Arabic? Studying language and culture in Amman with CIEE, you’ll see the world through a fascinating lens. Intensive Arabic language training, a challenging and comprehensive academic program, and a variety of cultural activities and excursions will help you expand your knowledge of Middle Eastern history and society while developing critical language skills.

Study abroad in Jordan and you will:
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  • Improve your Arabic in intensive language courses in Modern Standard and Colloquial Jordanian Arabic
  • Choose from a variety of area studies courses in English and learn about political and cultural issues from guest lecturers
  • Interact with local university students and improve your Arabic through a peer tutor program and target language clubs
  • Visit important archaeological and natural sites in Jordan, including Petra, the Dead Sea or biblical sites In Jordan
     
Find out more.

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