Study Abroad

List of Study-Abroad Programs in the Middle East for summer 2016

Egypt

American University in Cairo

Dates: Summer program runs from first week of June to last week of July.

Application Deadline: May 1

Cost: $6,613

Website: American University in Cairo 

 http://schools.aucegypt.edu/academics/ALI/ALIN/SummerProgram/Pages/default.aspx


Jordan

AMIDEAST Jordan

(U.S. Institution of Record is Northeastern University)

Dates: June 8—July 13 or July 13—August 12

Application Deadline: March 15

Cost: Single session $5,300; Two sessions $9,975

Website: AMIDEAST Jordan

http://www.amideast.org/abroad/programs/jordan/intensive-arabic-amman-jordan-summer

 
CET Intensive Arabic Language in Jordan*

Dates: May 30—July 27

Application Deadline: March 1

Cost: $7,690

Website: CET Intensive Arabic Language in Jordan

http://cetacademicprograms.com/programs/summer/jordan-arabic/

* CET also offers an Internship and Language course in Jordan with the same dates and cost: http://cetacademicprograms.com/programs/summer/jordan-internship/

 

CIEE Amman Jordan

Dates: June 5—July 29

Application Deadline: April 15

Cost: $7,250 (Program scholarship/grants available)

Website: CIEE Amman

https://www.ciee.org/study-abroad/jordan/amman/summer-arabic-language/#programCourse

 

George Mason Abroad Jordan

Dates: July 10—August 15

Application Deadline: March 18

Cost: $5050

Website: George Mason Abroad

http://masonabroad.gmu.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=10103

 

Qasid Arabic Institute
(U.S. Institution of Record is California State University)

Dates: June 14—August 22

Application Deadline: At least two weeks prior to orientation date.

Cost: $2645 per term for single student (discounts for multi-term or group applications)

Website: Qasid Arabic Institute

http://www.qasid.com/


Lebanon

The Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies (CAMES) Summer Arabic Program

Dates: June 22—August 10

Application Deadline: April 15

Cost: Modern Standard Arabic $4,925, or Colloquial Lebanese Arabic $3,284

Website: CAMES Summer Arabic

http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas/cames/sap/Pages/arabic_program.aspx

 

Lebanese American University Sumer Institute for Arabic Language and Culture

(U.S. Institution of Record is the University of the State of New York)

Dates: June 26—August 5

Application Deadline:  May 18

Cost: $4,183

Website: SINARC

www.lau.edu.lb/centers-institutes/sinarc/


Morocco

CIEE Summer Study Abroad Program: Arabic Language in Rabat, Morocco

Dates: May 23—July 16

Application Deadline: April 15

Cost: $7,470

WebsiteCIEE Morocco

http://www.ciee.org/study-abroad/morocco/rabat/summer-arabic-language/#programDates

 

College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS) Summer Study Abroad Program

The program is based at Al AKhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco.

(U.S. Institution of Record is Montana State University)

Dates: There are several options with 3-, 4-, and 8-week courses, with the earliest starting May 28 and the longest lasting until July 30

Application Deadline: April 1

Cost: Dependent upon the course and status as CCIS member. The range is $3,700-$7,100.

Website: CCIS Morocco

http://www.ccisabroad.org/program.php?link=morocco_ifrane_summer

 

The Arab-American Language Institute in Morocco (AALIM)

The program is run in cooperation with the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations.

Dates: June 6—July 15

Application Deadline: March 31

Cost: $3,572.00

Website: AALIM

http://ncusar.org/study-abroad/aalim

 

University of Florida International Center Summer Study Abroad in Morocco

Dates: May 25—July 28

Application Deadline: March 18

Cost: $4,448

Website:  UF Morocco

https://www.abroad.ufic.ufl.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=10041


Oman

Center for International Learning Oman

(U.S. Institution of Record is the University of North Georgia)

Dates: May 22 to June 15, June 19 to August 3, and August 7 to August 25.

Application Deadline: May 22 for first session; July 7 for last session

Cost: $2,930-$6,370 for individual classes; classes 1 and 2 combined are $9,537

Website: CIL Oman

http://www.ciloman.org/arabic-language-program

(Not accredited or not affiliated with a US institution)

Egypt

Arabeya Language School, Summer Program in Egypt

Dates: Courses are two to four weeks, and start monthly beginning in May. The final summer course starts in October.

Application Deadline: dependent upon the course start date.

Cost: There is a wide range of fees depending on course length and whether the student wants accommodations ($445-1213)

Website: http://www.arabeya.org/summer-program

 

Hedayet Institute for Arabic Studies

Dates: Begin mid-June or mid-July; option to combine sessions for a full 13/14 week course

Application Deadline: April 30

Cost: Dependent upon the course

Website: http://www.hedayetinstitute.com/english/home.html


Israel

The International School at Haifa University

Intensive language courses and Media Arabic and Culture courses are available.

Dates: August 8 to September 1

Application Deadline: May 20

Cost: $1,280

Website: http://uhaifa.org/index.php/2015-09-07-10-26-58

 

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Intensive Arabic language courses­, elementary through advanced

Dates: June 15 to July 26

Application Deadline: May 7

Cost: $2,380

Website: https://overseas.huji.ac.il/?CategoryID=901&dbsRW=1


Jordan

The Jordan Language Academy Summer Immersion Program

The program is run by a private program in Jordan, but not affiliated with any U.S. –based college or university.

Dates: There are several options with most courses being about 4 weeks long, with the earliest starting May 1 and the last ending on September 15

Application Deadline: April 15

Cost: Dependent upon the course and range from $920 to $1840. Courses can be combined for a discount.

Website: http://www.jordanla.com/


Morocco

The Arabic and North African Studies (ARANAS) Summer Intensive Program

The program is based at Al AKhawayn University in Morocco, but not affiliated with any U.S. –based college or university.

Dates: There are several options with 3-, 4-, and 8-week courses, with the earliest starting May 28 and the longest lasting until July 30

Application Deadline: April 15

Cost: Dependent upon the course and range from $3,000 to $6,300

Website: http://www.aui.ma/en/arabic.html

 

Arabic Language Institute in Fez

Dates: Several courses are offered. The first class starts May 25 and the last one ends July 28

Application Deadline: Rolling applications, but late fees may apply

Cost: $1,200

Website: http://www.alif-fes.com/


Palestine

Bethlehem University Summer Courses in Spoken and Media Arabic

Dates: July 4—July 27 or August 1—August 24

Application Deadline: Contact Bethlehem University for information

Cost: $750-800

Website: http://bethlehem.edu/institutes/BVMC/courses


The following programs have either been suspended or were not updated for 2016:

AFKAR at Yarmouk University

(Not updated since 2012)

http://ncusar.org/~ncusar/programs/afkar.html

 

AMIDEAST  Cairo
(Suspended)

http://www.amideast.org/abroad/programs/egypt/intensive-arabic-cairo-summer

 

CET Tunisia
(Suspended)

http://cetacademicprograms.com/programs/tunisia/

 

Muscat
(Last updated 2015)

http://omancenter.org/summerprograms_cil.html

 

Tunis, Sidi Bou Said
(Suspended)

http://aimsnorthafrica.org/arabicprograms/summer-arabic.cfm