Sun, Apr 7th 2013, 6:40AM

Registration Still Open!

Spring 2015 Classes

March 30TH - May 19TH

Arabic - HebrewPersian - Turkish 

Browse Spring Language classes here!

The Middle East Institute offers a unique course of study for Washington-area adults who seek challenging, skills-oriented, and affordable language training. Evening classes in Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, and Turkish are taught in a semi-intensive format five terms per year. MEI’s experienced teaching staff of native speakers places equal emphasis on reading, writing, and speaking . Standard university texts are supplemented with material to enhance listening comprehension and conversational skills. 

Evening Program Highlights :

  • 15 x 2-hour classes
  • Classes meet twice per week
  • 30 contact hours total per course
  • Classes are taught in a semi-formal setting and by native instructors.
  • Elementary, intermediate, and advanced sections available for each language
  • Colloquial Levantine and Egyptian Classes
  • Classes average 7 students
  • Private Tutoring is available.


Location and transportation:

All classes are held at 1761 N Street NW, Washington, DC. Take Red Line of the Metro to Dupont Circle and exit the south end of the station. Walk down Connecticut Avenue to N Street and turn left. Street parking in the neighborhood is metered until 6:30 p.m.

More Information

If you have any questions, please contact our department at 202-785-2710 or