Application Update

The Arabic School online program is now full, and we are no longer accepting applications.

The Arabic School 8-week online program and 6-week graduate online program include:

  • Review sessions, one-on-one tutoring, pronunciation workshops, guest speakers, and co-curricular activities (schedule).
  • Films assigned asynchronously followed by discussions with students in each class.

8-Week Online Program

Dates and Fees

Dates June 22–August 14 (8 weeks)
Credits 12 semester hours (4 Middlebury units)
Tuition and Fees $8,800


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Class: 12:00–1:50 p.m. EDT
  • Class: 2:00–3:50 p.m. EDT
  • Class: 4:30–6:20 p.m. EDT
  • Class: 12:00–12:50 p.m. EDT
  • Class: 1:00–1:50 p.m. EDT
  • Cultural Clubs: 2:00–4:00 p.m. EDT


  • Level 1: Elementary Arabic (2 sections)
  • Level 2: Intermediate Arabic (2 sections)
  • Level 3: High Intermediate Arabic

6-Week Graduate Online Program

Dates and Fees

Dates July 6–August 14 (6 weeks)
Credits 9 semester hours (3 Middlebury units/courses)
Tuition and Fees $6,600
Courses More details


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

  • Introduction to Arabic Rhetoric (12:00–1:15 p.m. EDT)
  • Teaching Practicum (1:30–2:45 p.m. EDT)
  • Advanced Grammar (3:00–4:15 p.m. EDT)
  • Arabic as a Second Language Acquisition (4:30–5:45 p.m. EDT)
  • Arab Migration to the West (6:00–7:15 p.m. EDT)
  • Cultural Clubs: 2:00–4:00 p.m. EDT

Additional Information

  • Electronic check-in and orientation sessions are scheduled prior to the start of classes.
  • Please see additional information on our Accepted Student website.
  • Levels and courses offered will be based on meeting course enrollments. Enrollment is capped to ensure high quality instruction. Please apply early to secure a spot. Should it become necessary to cancel a course/program or cap the enrollment, we will notify students and refund the deposit.


Eman Hayyat

Assistant Director, Arabic School

Sunderland Language Center