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  • Locations: Amman, Jordan
  • Program Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CET Academic Programs 
  • Restrictions: UVA applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall Semester 2020 01-APR-2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
NOTE: You must submit an application to UVA and your outside program provider. The deadline above is for UVA’s application. The deadline for your outside program application may be earlier. Confirm the outside program’s application deadline on their website.

** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 1st year, 2nd year, 3rd year, 4th year, Graduate student Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Click here for a definition of this term Language Requirement: none Click here for a definition of this term Open to Non-UVa Students: No
Housing: Apartment Language Courses Offered: Yes
Language of Instruction: Arabic, English Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Internship Click here for a definition of this term Tuition Payments Made To: Program Provider
Click here for a definition of this term Education Abroad Advisor: Margaret Walter Click here for a definition of this term Application Fee: Yes
Click here for a definition of this term Study Abroad Administrative Fee: Yes Click here for a definition of this term Subject Area: Arabic, Commerce, Cultural Studies, Economics, Foreign Affairs, History, Independent Study, Internship, Middle Eastern Studies, Other Languages & Literatures, Political Science, Sociology
Program Description:

CET Jordan: Internship
Jordan internship

Pursue an internship at an organization in Amman such as the Middle East Children's Institute or the Near East Foundation. Take intensive Arabic language classes and a Middle East studies elective taught in English. A community of devoted staff, experienced faculty, local roommates and Arabic language partners provides unwavering support. This is a well-rounded program for students of all Arabic language levels, even absolute beginners.

Pursue an Internship. Improve your Arabic. Study the Middle East.

  • Custom Internship placements
  • Intensive Arabic language courses (MSA and Jordanian dialect) that complete at least one year of Arabic in a term
  • Official Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) scores for a résumé or graduate school application
  • Jordanian roommates and Arabic language partners
  • Full support from on-site staff
  • No language prerequisite
Visit the CET website to apply and learn more about this program.


Please Note: Regions within Jordan are considered by the U.S. Department of State to be "High Risk", and/or have an advisory of "Reconsider Travel" or "Do Not Travel". Consult http://iso.virginia.edu/travel-alerts-notices-warnings and https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories.html to see if, based on your travel for university related purposes, you must submit a petition as part of your Education Abroad application per the UVA Policy on Student International Travel.