** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.
Study Abroad Advisor:
Bumpers College: Veronica Mobley, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Veronica Mobley, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Sarah Malloy
This semester/academic year program is based in Rabat, Morocco. Students must have a high level of French language proficiency to participate. Students can take between 14 and 17 credits per semester.
Moroccan Arabic (3 credits) - required
Modern Standard Arabic (5 credits) - optional?
Elective Regional Studies Courses (3 credits each) taught in French, including the option of the Community-based Learning course with a placement in French. Recent courses have drawn from Francophone Literature, History, Middle East & North African Studies, Political Science, Religion, Sociology & Women's Studies.
The fall term runs from late August to mid-December and the spring term starts in mid-January and ends in early May. Participants will live with French-speaking host families.