After graduating from Riverton High School, Jordan enrolled at Brigham Young University. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in Political Science and minoring in Philosophy. While at BYU, he served as the president of the business fraternity, Phi Beta Lambda (PBL). He was the Utah PBL public speaking champion in 2003, 2006, and 2007, and finished fourth in the nation in 2007.
Later Jordan graduated cum laude from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at BYU. While in law school, Jordan received the prestigious Department of Education FLAS Scholarship for both the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 academic years. Jordan was the editorial assistant for two published books: “Islam, Europe, and Emerging Legal Issues” and “Islam and Political-Cultural Europe” and received the International Center for Law and Religion’s Outstanding Service Award. Jordan excelled at extracurricular activities, winning the BYU Negotiation Competition and 1L Moot Court Competition. He was a semifinalist at the BYU Woody Deem Trial Advocacy Competition, BYU Linda Anderson Advocacy Competition, and George Mason University Costello National Trial Advocacy Competition. He was asked to represent BYU at the National Moot Court and Trial Advocacy Competitions. Jordan served on the Moot Court Board of Advocacy Executive Board, Trial Advocacy Executive Board, and ICLRS Law and Religion Symposium Executive Board.
Jordan has been admitted to the Utah Bar, US District Court, District of Utah, and the United States Supreme Court Bar.