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  • App for Spring & Calendar Year open July 1/Apps for Summer, Fall, & Academic Year open December 1
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Contact: Oliver Jones Program type: Third-Party
Program features: Internship Area of study: Arabic, Cultural studies, Dramatic art, Global studies, Media & Journalism, Middle Eastern studies, Political science, Religious studies, Sociology
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.0 Eligibility: Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Housing options: Apartment (shared) Language prerequisite: No
Language of instruction: Arabic
Program Description:
 
Location| Courses & Credits| Housing| Program Costs| Application Process | More Information|

CET: Jordan

 
CET Academic Programs operates semester and 8-week summer program options in Amman, Jordan. Focus on intensive language learning or intern while you study! CET offers a "community approach to city living", connecting study abroad students with local university students as roommates and language partners.

See below for program options approved by UNC Study Abroad.

Location

As Jordan’s cultural capital, Amman is the place to be—it’s lively, diverse, and there’s no shortage of opportunities to take your Arabic language skills for a spin.

The CET Center is located on the campus of the University of Jordan. Students receive a UJ student ID, which grants access to facilities and reduced rates at local historical sites.
 

Courses & Credits

Follow the links for course information and syllabi for each program track.

Semester:
CET Jordan Intensive Language (the language prerequisite is 2 semesters, completed by the start of the program)
CET Jordan Internship (no language prerequisite)

Summer: 
CET Jordan Intensive Language (the language prerequisite is 2 semesters, completed by the start of the program)
CET Jordan Internship (no language prerequisite)

Courses in this program are Transfer Credit.
Transfer Credit Courses (not taught by UNC Faculty): ACTION REQUIRED
  • You must submit the Credit Request Form to earn any credit for your time abroad.
  • You must earn the equivalent of a C or higher to earn any credit.
  • These courses will transfer back to UNC as “TREQ” credits.
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Housing

You’ll share an off-campus apartment with local roommates and other CET students. Everything you need—supermarkets, cafés, restaurants—is within walking distance. Your housing is not just a place to live, it’s an extension of your Arabic language classroom and a daily opportunity for cultural exchange. You’ll use your language skills to help you navigate your new life, and immerse yourself in Jordanian culture and customs.
 
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Program Costs

Review the Budget Sheet posted above for detailed information on costs and fees. Costs vary per term and are subject to change.

Tuition and fees for the program are set based on the host institution’s rates, and will be charged to the participant’s UNC student account. Always refer to the Budget Sheet on this page, and not the host institution’s posted rates, as it is customized for UNC students. Review the Budget Sheet for additional Cashier Billed Expenses and Out-of-Pocket Costs. The Study Abroad Office strongly encourages students to budget carefully for their time abroad.

Check the CET program website for more information on their scholarship opportunities.

Getting Started: Funding Study Abroad
 
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Application Process

Follow these steps to apply for this program:
  1. Complete the required UNC application by clicking “Apply Now” at the top of the page. If you have not done so already, create a profile to start your application.
  2. Follow the instructions on your UNC application to submit the supplemental application required by the partner institution.
  3. In order to participate in the program, both the Study Abroad Office and partner institution must accept your application. Note that decision notification timelines may differ.
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More Information

For information on requesting ARS accommodations (academic, health, and mobility concerns) for a study abroad program, contact the Advisor for Access.
 
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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 02/10/2020
03/05/2020 06/14/2020 08/14/2020
Fall 2020 02/10/2020
03/05/2020 09/06/2020 12/18/2020
Spring 2021 09/10/2020
10/04/2020 02/14/2021 05/13/2021

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App for Spring & Calendar Year open July 1/Apps for Summer, Fall, & Academic Year open December 1