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Summer Arabic Language Program in Amman, Jordan
Amman, Jordan (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Arabic Program Type: Columbia Administered Program
Program Advisor:
Meg Booth: Eligibility - Home School: Barnard College, Columbia College, Columbia General Studies, Columbia Graduate Students, Columbia SEAS, Visiting Students - Graduate, Visiting Students - Undergraduate
Summer Program: Columbia Summer Program Discipline: Foreign Language Learning
Program Description:
  • Complete one year of Arabic in one summer
  • Courses offered include first year, second year, third year, and fourth year Modern Standard Arabic
  • Intensive language courses, drill sessions, and individual tutorials
  • Organized excursions and cultural activities
  • One week independent travel break
  • Learn survival Colloquial Jordanian during orientation
Application deadline:
March 15

How to apply:
The online application includes submission of the following materials:
  • Application
  • Arabic Language Exam
  • Arabic Language Questionnaire
  • Official transcript
  • Language Recommendation (for levels 2, 3, and 4)
  • Academic Recommendation for level 1
  • Study Abroad Approval Form
  • Application fee, if applicable
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis starting February 15, 2016.  The final date for applications to be submitted is March 15, 2016. 



Columbia Dates & Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline/Columbia Clearance Deadline Decision Date & Deadline Note Start Date End Date
Summer 2016 03/15/2016 03/30/2016 05/27/2016 07/29/2016