Semester / Trimester
Students may choose between the following Program Terms:
Arabic Language & Middle Eastern Studies - University of Jordan - University of Jordan
This program is open to students from all majors. The University of Jordan offers ISA students beginning and intermediate level Modern Standard Arabic courses. Students who have not completed 2 semesters or 3 quarters of college-level Arabic or the equivalent must choose language as one of their courses. Content courses include social science, humanities, and fine arts courses related to the Middle East which will give students an understanding of Jordan specifically and the region more generally.
A highlight feature of this program is the ability to enroll in TWO Arabic courses. If a student wishes to progress through one full level, ie. Arabic 101 and Arabic 102, they may do so and earn up to a years worth of credit hours. Students cannot progress through two different levels ie. Arabic 102 and Arabic 201.
You will be required to obtain an initial 30-day visa at your point of entry into Jordan (airport or land border crossing). The visa fee is 40 JOD (around $57). Within the first 30 days of arrival in Jordan, you will need to to extend your visa. The ISA Amman staff will assist you throughout the visa extension process.
The Jordanian government requires an HIV antibody test at an official Jordanian clinic for all individuals seeking to extend their visa for more than one semester. The ISA Amman staff will assist students throughout this process.
Business, Engineering & Information Technology- PSUT - Princess Sumaya University for Technology
Princess Sumaya University for Technology offers an wide variety of courses in the fields of Business, Engineering, and Information Iechnology. The courses are taught in English, and instructed by highly qualified and highly sought after faculty and professors. ISA students will attend classes with local Jordanian students and become fully immeresed in the academic culture of Amman.