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  • Locations: Dakar, Senegal
  • 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.
Program Description:
Program Name: CIEE Development Studies Program in Dakar, Senegal

Program Highlights:
  • 2.5 minimum GPA
  • Courses taught in English and Wolof, a regional sub-Saharan African language (click on Academics tab and scroll down to Curriculum)
  • Through the required Development Studies practicum course, students intern with various groups around Dakar including ImagiNation Afrika and creating support materials for the Global Support and Advocacy Group
  • Live with a Senegalese host family to increase your cultural immersion and adapt to a multilingual society
  • Explore Senegal including Toubab Dialaw, a fishing village and artist's colony, sleep in Moorish tents and try camel riding
  • Visit the holy city of Touba and other religious sites around the country
  • Volunteer you time in community partnerships by teaching English and working with training programs for young women
  • Visit the cliffs and beaches around Dakar as well as seeing the Dakar Grand Mosque and Dakar Cathedral
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.