ASU Critical Languages Institute – Summer 2020

Interested in intensive language study this summer?

The Critical Languages Institute (CLI) at Arizona State University’s Melikian Center is pleased to announce the opening of admissions for its 2020 summer language and study-abroad programs Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

CLI offers intensive courses in 12 critical and less-commonly-taught languages, and study-abroad programs in 8 locations. Participants earn 8-13 credits and cover a minimum of 2 semesters of material.

Due to generous ASU support CLI participants pay NO TUITION, and are only charged a flat fee of $1,500 instead (plus study-abroad fees if applicable). A variety of additional funding opportunities are also available.

Languages include: 

  • Albanian
  • Armenian
  • Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian
  • Hebrew
  • Indonesian
  • Macedonian
  • Persian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian
  • Uzbek

Priority admission and funding application deadline is January 20, 2020.

Be sure to also keep a lookout for information about CREECA’s 2020 Central Eurasian Studies Summer Institute (CESSI), an eight-week summer intensive language training program for Kazakh, Tajik, Uyghur, and Uzbek.