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  • Locations: Legon, Ghana
  • Program Terms: Winter
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: Sophomore Minimum GPA: 2.75
Language of Instruction: English Areas of Study: Culture, Public Health
Program Type: Affiliated Program Housing Options: Guest House, Homestay
Program Provider: CIEE Study Abroad Click here for a definition of this term IC Program, Exchange Program, Affiliated Program: Affiliated Program
Domestic or Abroad: Study Abroad Program
Program Description:
CIEE January Ghanaian Studies Program in Legon, Ghana 

Forbes magazine ranked Ghana as the 11th-friendliest country in the world. This January, spend three weeks exploring this extraordinary West African culture. Take a class with a local university faculty. Experience culture firsthand through excursions and activities. Explore palm-lined beaches and exotic wildlife. Begin to learn the Twi language. You won’t believe how much you’ll experience in three weeks.

Study abroad in Ghana and you will:
  • Take an innovative course in Ghanaian culture taught by faculty from the premier institute of higher learning in Ghana
  • Learn firsthand about Ghanaian society through volunteer opportunities at local orphanages, NGOs, schools, and other service organizations
  • Explore Ghana’s rich history and culture through a series of CIEE excursions to sites including Aburi and Cape Coast

Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.