Arabic Language Institute of AUC, is perhaps one of the most established and well-known programs for acquiring knowledge of the Arabic language. The Arabic Language Institute administers two programs: Intensive Arabic and the Centre for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) programs. These programs also credit towards a degree at AUC.
An extensive program, which requires a commitment of a number of years. However this depends on your level of Arabic and the program you wish to study. Entrance is based on a placement test, placing students in either high school or primary school. After the High school classes one joins the university and specializes in one of the Islamic sciences.