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  • Locations: Amman, Jordan
  • Program Terms: Summer, Summer I, Summer II
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Arrival Date Departure Date
Summer I 2017 02/01/2017
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer II 2017 02/01/2017
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer II 2018 02/01/2018 02/15/2018 TBA TBA
Summer I 2018 02/01/2018 02/15/2018 TBA TBA
Summer 2018 02/01/2018 02/20/2018 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.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: Arabic Housing Options: Apartment, Home Stay
Class Eligibility: Sophomore Great for these academic disciplines: Arabic, Archaeology, Culture, Linguistics, Politics
Program Description:
Abroad
CIEE Summer Middle East Studies Program in Amman, Jordan 
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: logo
  • 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
     
Find out more.

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


Program Costs:
The cost for Fairfield students to attend this program is outlined below. The price is the total billable program cost which includes the provider fee as well as Fairfield University study abroad fees. The entirety of this payment will be due to Fairfield by March 1. Payment instructions are listed in each application. 
Summer I (4 weeks): $5,150
Summer II (4 weeks): $5,150
Summer (8 weeks): $8,950