Summer Language Schools

For the intensive study of Arabic, Armenian, Hebrew, Persian, and Turkish

Students considering study abroad with federal funding (including FLAS fellowships) should check the US State Department's Current Travel Warnings website.


For Arabic courses in the US and abroad, check the website of the American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA).

Al Akhawayn University, Morocco
Arabic and North African Studies Program (ARANAS)

American Councils Arabic Overseas Flagship Program

American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS) in Tunis

American University in Cairo (AUC) Arabic Language Institute

American University of Beirut (AUB)
Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies (CAMES)

Arab American Language Institute in Morocco (Meknes)

Arabic Language Institute in Fez

Arabic Teaching Institute for Non-Arabic Speakers, Damascus

California State University, San Bernardino
Summer Intensive Arabic Program

Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) through Harvard University at American University in Cairo and Qasid Arabic Institute in Amman

Damascus University Arabic Language Center

Fajr Center for the Arabic Language, Cairo

Heyadet Institute, Cairo, Egypt

Middlebury at Mills College, Oakland

Monterey Institute of International Studies

Professional-level Arabic, LARC at SDSU

Qalam  Center for Arabic Studies

Qasid Institute for Classical and MS Arabic, Amman, Jordan

Sijal Institute for Arabic Language and Culture, Amman, Jordan

UCLA Summer Sessions

University of Jordan Language Center

University of Texas at Austin

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program



Rothberg International School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Hebrew Language Summer Courses



American Councils Persian Overseas Flagship Program

Professional-level Persian, LARC at SDSU

UCLA Summer Sessions

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

Persian Summer Language Institute, at University of Texas at Austin

Arizona State University Summer Program in Dushanbe, Tajikistan (Tajik, a Persian Dialect)

University of Texas at Austin



Bogazici University Turkish Language and Culture Program

Dilmer Turkish Language Teaching Center, Istanbul

Intensive Ottoman and Turkish Summer School in Cunda, Turkey

Tomer Turkish Language Programs, various locations

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

Published: Wednesday, January 16, 2008