Arabic in Jordan

Location: Amman, Jordan

Program Type: Faculty-directed

Semester: Summer

Arabic in Jordan is an intensive nine-week program for studying Arabic language and Arabic culture. Students participating in this program will obtain a maximum exposure in the Arabic language and the Levant dialect, which will help them converse confidently in the Arabic language, and research about the Middle East and its culture.

The program takes place at Jordan Language Academy (JLA) in Amman. JLA is considered one of the two best language centers in Jordan with an experienced faculty and staff who have considerable experience working with international students. JLA will teach Arabic language and culture at all levels. Some content courses that match the students’ interests and background will also be taught. Such courses are designed to take students to the next levels of proficiency in accordance with ACTFUL guidelines. The students will stay with host families and can participate in voluntary work and other learning activities.