Education Center

Thu, Apr 7th 2016, 6:40AM

Latest News:

The 2023 Spring I schedule is coming soon. Spring I term dates: January 17/18 - March 7/13. A group class consists of 30 hours of classroom instruction. Each group class takes place twice a week, either on Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday. A group class cost if $540 total oer semester. We are offer both online and in-person classes at MEI. All of our group classes are accredited by ACCET and follow the ILR and ACTFL language standards. For more information on our classes and how to find your level, please email languages@mei.edu.

If you are looking for a customized one-on-one or group language training, we offer private tutoring in all of our Middle Eastern languages and regional dialects. We offer government language training and testing prepartion. For more information on private tutoring, please visit here

We are pleased to announce that the Middle East Institute's Education Center has earned its accreditation through the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) on April 23, 2020. The Center is nationally recognized as an institution that is educationally sound and represents an organization's commitment to the quality of language training. We offer credit and certification. Please email languages@mei.edu for any questions. 

About Center for Education:

For more than 60 years, the Middle East Institute has been offering unique, engaging, and affordable Middle Eastern language instruction in the Washington, D.C. area for students and professionals of all proficiency levels. As a department, we are proud to employ experienced, native-speaking instructors — many of whom also teach at D.C. universities and train employees of federal agencies and international organizations. Evening classes meet twice, weekly in a semi-intensive format for a period of 8 weeks. Private instructors provide more intensive and personalized lessons to meet individual student learning goals.

Class Placement:

To determine the appropriate course for your proficiency level, click here.
For more information on placement, please contact us at Languages@mei.edu, Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm. 

Location and transportation:
We are located at 1761 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20036 located in the Dupont Circle area, accessible by bus and Metro on the Red Line. If coming by Metro, exit at the south end of Dupont Circle station, walk down 18th Street to our building. Street parking in the neighborhood is metered until 6:30 p.m. For online classes, the instructor will share a Zoom link via email prior to class start time.