Customized Programs

AMIDEAST Education Abroad works with universities, colleges, institutions and faculty to create short-term, customized programs that meet specific learning objectives with opportunities for homestays, service learning projects, excursions, and other cross-cultural activities. We currently offer programs in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia, and the United Arab Emirates. If you are interested in a customized program, please email us at edabroad@amideast.org.

 
 
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Why AMIDEAST?

Regional Expertise: Our customized education abroad programs draw deeply from connections and expertise that come with the organization's long history in the Arab world.

Flexibility: From short-term programs of 10 days to as long as 3 months, we work with institutions to design programs that meet specific programming needs.

Experience: We have worked with faculty members, study abroad offices, non-profits, and other educational institutions for several decades to bring ideas from the drawing table to a full experience.

Collaboration: Our staff works in partnership with clients to design programs, tapping into local connections to provide suggestions for lecture topics and lecturers, visits to local organizations, and cultural activities.

Comprehensive Support: Our staff can make logistical arrangements for programs as well as provide 24/7 support for health, safety, and security issues.

 

Sample Programs

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Intensive Arabic

4 weeks in Jordan
15 contact hours in Colloquial Arabic
27 contact hours in Modern Standard Arabic
Homestays in Amman
Amman City Tour

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High School

4 weeks in Morocco
27 contact hours in Colloquial Arabic
16.5 contact hours in Modern Standard Arabic
Homestays in Rabat
Excursions to Fez, Chechaouen, Merzouga & Marrakech
Welcome & Farewell dinners


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Faculty Led

2 weeks in the United Arab Emirates
Daily lectures on banking, engineering, entrepreneurship, energy alternatives, and foreign investment at local institutes and busineses
Visits to Burj Khalifa, Saadiyet Island, Emirates Palace & Old Dubai
Hotel accommodation in Dubai

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Faculty Led

11 weeks in Morocco
3 sections of Modern Standard Arabic, 30 hours each
3 Lectures & 3 Cultural Activities
Excursions to Volubilis, Moulay Idriss, Meknes, Marrakech, Tangier & Spain
Homestays in Rabat
Visiting University Faculty Teaching Courses