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Middle East

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Israel

 

Jordan

 

CIEE (External Program Provider)

Jordan: Amman
Semester, Year, Summer
With its reputation for security and hospitality, Amman, Jordan, provides a safe and stable environment for students to study abroad in the Middle East, the Arabic language, or the challenges facing international diplomacy and policy today. While studying abroad at a Jordanian educational institution, you’ll get a glimpse into an ancient history and a diverse, vibrant modernity. Amman is an accessible, cosmopolitan city with numerous museums, art galleries, theaters, and cinemas. With its reputation for security and hospitality, Amman is home to inhabitants from all over the Middle East. Develop Arabic language skills by studying with native Jordanian professors, who work with you on reading, writing, oral production, and comprehension so later in the semester or year, you can take courses like history and religion in Arabic. Homestays, peer language tutors, excursions, and volunteering opportunities all contribute to your ability to bridge Western and Arab cultures by speaking Arabic well.
AREA OF STUDY: Arabic Language, Communication Studies, History, Literature, Gender Studies, International Relations, Economics
CONTACT: Bonnie Marschner


CIEE Internships  (External Program Provider)

Fall/Spring/Summer Internships
CIEE offers internships in the summer and semester in diverse locations and students have the option of interning full-time in the summer or alongside coursework during the semester. Placements vary by location. Locations include South Africa, Hong Kong, India, Singapore, Czech Republic, Germany, Chile,China, Canada, France, Spain, Taiwan, Italy, Russia, Jordan, Israel, Morocco.
*Some internship locations may have foreign language prerequisites
AREA OF STUDY: See individual listings
CONTACTBonnie Marschner


Morocco

CIEE (External Program Provider)

Morocco: Rabat
Semester, YearSummer
Immerse yourself in the Language and Culture program in Rabat for a semester or year and help improve your Arabic and French, enrich your understanding of contemporary Morocco, and give you insight into the country’s role in the Arab world and Europe. Or, choose summer program options in: Rabat and develop your Arabic language skills and learn firsthand about contemporary Morocco or: Rabat and Seville, Spain and explore contemporary and historical issues through the lens of literature from Moroccan and Spanish perspectives.
AREA OF STUDY: Arabic Language, Other elective courses available in English or French (see program description for full listing of courses.)
CONTACT: Bonnie Marschner


United Arab Emirates

CIEE (External Program Provider)

United Arab Emirates: Sharjah
Semester, Academic Year
Study alongside students from 80 nations at the American University of Sharjah, which combines traditional Gulf culture with a U.S.- style education. Improve your Arabic language skills while exploring UAE’s role as a global hub for trade, business, and cultural exchange.
AREA OF STUDY: See program description for full listing of courses available
CONTACT: Bonnie Marschner


CIEE Internships  (External Program Provider)

Fall/Spring/Summer Internships
CIEE offers internships in the summer and semester in diverse locations and students have the option of interning full-time in the summer or alongside coursework during the semester. Placements vary by location. Locations include South Africa, Hong Kong, India, Singapore, Czech Republic, Germany, Chile,China, Canada, France, Spain, Taiwan, Italy, Russia, Jordan, Israel, Morocco.
*Some internship locations may have foreign language prerequisites
AREA OF STUDY: See individual listings
CONTACTBonnie Marschner