This program is part of the World Languages Department.
Almost 250 million people worldwide and more than 600,000 in the United States speak Arabic, making it one of the most spoken languages in the world. And you can learn it in the Arabic program at MCC.
The Arabic program offers two tracks:
Conversation Track – emphasizes speaking and listening skills. It is for tourists and those desiring minimal conversational ability only. Some of these courses are related to specific areas of employment, such as Spanish for Health Personnel.
Foundation Track – prepares students for courses above the 200-level at any university. The courses 101, 102, 201, 202 are university equivalent. This track is also for those desiring a balanced program. The four skills included: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
Our students enjoy:
- State-of-the-art language laboratory
- Free tutoring services
- Language training for specific work environments
- Conversational partners
- Study Abroad options in many different countries
The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.
|Academic Certificate||AC||Language Studies||Course List|
The Arabic program can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this program.
|Occupation / Title||Annual Median Wage|
|Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other||$82,210|
|Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.|
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.
Advising for the Arabic program is available through the World Languages department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.