CIEE Summer Middle East Studies in Amman, Jordan

CIEE Summer Middle East Studies in Amman, Jordan

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Jordan: Amman

Program Summary

Program Overview

Come discover a rich and diverse culture in the cosmopolitan Middle Eastern capital: Amman. Through language training, activities, and excursions that allow you to engage formally, and informally, with locals, you’ll develop a greater understanding of the Jordanian people, contemporary Jordanian society, and the Middle East region as a whole.

Study abroad in Jordan and you will:
- Have the opportunity to study colloquial Jordanian Arabic, giving new dimension to your interactions with local speakers
- Choose from a variety of area studies courses in English and engage with guest speakers on a host of political and cultural issues
- Take part in cultural activities ranging from cooking and calligraphy, to soccer and traditional dance
- Visit important archaeological and natural sites which may include Petra, Jerash, the crusader-era castle of Kerak, and the Dead Sea

Subjects & Courses

  • Arabic
  • Archaeology
  • Culture
  • Economics
  • Feminist, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
  • History
  • Political Science & Politics

Year(s) Offered

Summer (multiple sessions): late May - mid July

Terms Available


Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

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Program Includes:

- Tuition and housing
- Pre-departure advising and optional on-site airport meet and greet
- Full-time program leadership and support
- Field trips and cultural activities
- CIEE iNext travel card which provides insurance and other travel benefit

Accommodation Options

  • Group living

Experience Required


Minimum Education


Application Procedures

  • Other
  • Transcript
  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application
  • Online Application

Scholarships Offered

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