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ACM strives to make off-campus study a great value for students by offering affordable programs that are academically excellent and focused on experiential learning.

The educational cost ACM charges for the Jordan program includes:

  • The academic curriculum
  • Program field trips in Amman and other parts of Jordan to sites such as Petra, the ancient trading city
  • A variety of other activities and guest speakers

Final Term Fall 2018

Cost Information for Jordan: Middle East & Arabic Language Studies

Applying for an ACM program is free. Educational costs for your semester in Jordan will vary based on your individual financial aid package and your school’s procedures, as schools may charge based on either the cost of the ACM program or the college’s tuition price. Additionally, some schools may assess special fees for off-campus study.

Fall 2018 semester

Students from ACM Colleges
Educational Costs* $16,400
Program Fee** $2,200
Campus tuition charges and/or fees*** Varies

Jordan program fall 2018 semester prices shown here are subject to change; final prices will be set by February 2018.

See the Jordan program personal expenses webpage for a sample budget and estimated costs of commonly purchased items in Jordan.

The Jordan: Middle East & Arabic Language Studies program is only available to students from the 14 colleges in the ACM consortium.


* Program-sponsored field trips and excursions are included in the educational costs.
** The program fee covers housing, some meals, and HTH medical insurance. The $50 non-refundable deposit will be applied toward the program fee.
*** Many colleges assess additional fees or charge students full home college tuition instead of the ACM educational costs. This typically relates to expenses for academic support services and the awarding of academic credit and/or financial aid. Please consult your Financial Aid office or Off-Campus Study office for more details about your college's policies, and to find out what you will be charged for the program.


Specific scholarships are available for the ACM Jordan Program. For more information, visit the AMIDEAST scholarship page.

See Scholarships for Off-Campus Study for more information and resources about scholarships.

Additional Information

This webpage was updated on July 26, 2018.