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  • Locations: Legon, Ghana
  • Program Terms: Fall, Fall-LateApplicant, Spring, Spring-LateApplicant
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Past Participant SU Majors/Minors: English - Literature, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall
Native Language(s): English, Setswana Class Status: 3. Junior
Duration: Semester Service/Volunteering: Yes
Internship Opportunities: Yes Research Opportunities: No
Program Type: GO Long Offered Program Areas of Study: African Studies, Archaeology, Business, Developmental Sciences, English, Geography, History, Independent Study, Internships, Literature, Marketing, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Public Health, Religion/Theology, Sciences, Sociology, Theater/Drama
Program Description:
CIEE Arts/Sciences Legon

Program Name: CIEE Arts and Sciences Program in Legon, Ghana

Program Highlights:
  • Live and study in a large city 20 minutes from the Ghanaian capital of Accra
  • Study at the University of Ghana, one of the top universities in Africa
  • Courses taught in English and Twi
  • Choose from a wide range of courses from politics, economics, religion, performing arts, social work or African studies (click on Academics tab and scroll down to Curriculum)
  • Explore Ghana on a variety of CIEE-led trips and excursions
  • Immerse yourself in daily life by living with a Ghanaian family in a homestay
  • Volunteer with local businesses and in schools as well as in cultural institutions and social work
  • CIEE will work with you to find an internship to fit your needs, i.e. the Ghana Police Hospital and Future Leaders Underprivileged Care Center
  • Pre-arrival online orientation
Find out more...

You must obtain permission to study off campus by clicking the 'apply now' button. You should visit our website for more information or schedule an advising appointment with the GO Program (570-372-4697) or email

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.