Summer Language Institute in Arabic and Persian

The Summer Language Institute at the University of Maryland offers a full year's worth of intensive language training in Persian or Arabic over the course of a single summer. This summer's program will be held online, so students can attend from anywhere across the country. This program helps students develop a deep knowledge of formal and colloquial language, learn about multiple facets of Middle Eastern culture, and professionalize their intercultural communication skills. Through time with language partners, workshops, cultural events, and lectures, an experience at the Summer Language Institute can provide excellent preparation for time abroad, further graduate studies, and future career opportunities. Classes are available for all levels, from complete beginners up to advanced speakers. The program is open to all, including Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, returning students, working professionals, and even rising High School seniors. Learn more about the program on our website at:

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