November 20, 2017
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Study Abroad in Ghana

Ghana is a English speaking country located in West Africa. Approximately 2,000 American students study abroad in Ghana each year, making it the most popular study abroad destination in West Africa, second most popular on the continent. Ghana is known as a middle-income economy, although it is one of the world’s largest gold producers. It is over to over 100 different ethnic groups and although the official language is English, most residents also speak at least one other local language. It is a popular destination for students looking for a unique and culturally rich study abroad experience.

Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. Accra 196 reviews
2. Traveling 159 reviews
3. Takoradi 124 reviews
4. Legon 57 reviews
5. Cape Coast 26 reviews
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Study Abroad in Ghana - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Semester at Sea: Traveling - Semester at Sea
Semester at Sea: Traveling - Semester at Sea
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Semester at Sea is the only study abroad program of its kind in the world. Using a ship as our floating campus, Semester at Sea's around-the-world and regional itineraries...

4.7

30 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ThisWorldMusic: Traveling - Study in Ghana: Music, Arts, Culture
ThisWorldMusic: Traveling - Study in Ghana: Music, Arts, Culture

ThisWorldMusic's Study in Ghana program offers academic or professional credit from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Participants live at the world renowned Dagbe ...

4.7

63 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for GLA: Global Leadership Adventures: Volunteer Abroad Experience
GLA: Global Leadership Adventures: Volunteer Abroad Experience
Thailand: Indonesia: Peru plus 8 other locations

It wouldn’t be an adventure without exciting destinations. We have some great places for teen community service trips, but it’s up to you to choose which one is best for y...

5.0

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Cape Coast - Semester in Ghana
CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Cape Coast - Semester in Ghana

Come explore this incredible country and discover its rich history for yourself! You’ll learn about Ghana with classes in subjects as diverse as West African musical tradi...

4.9

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Legon - Arts + Sciences
CIEE: Legon - Arts + Sciences

Interested in the political and economic challenges facing Sub-Saharan Africa and developing nations? Is learning about West African musical and dance forms more your styl...

4.1

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for USAC: Accra - University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses
USAC: Accra - University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

The Accra program offers a unique opportunity for students to live and study in the heart of West Africa. It is the perfect destination for those who want to learn about t...

4.8

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Missouri Africa Program (MAP)
Missouri Africa Program (MAP)

The Missouri Africa Program is fall semester program at the University of Ghana, Legon. The program enables students to enroll in regular courses at the University of Ghan...

4.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for AFS: High School Year and Semester Study Abroad
AFS: High School Year and Semester Study Abroad
Latvia: Thailand: High School Study Abroad plus 38 other locations

Choose a high school year or semester program and get the complete AFS immersion experience. As you attend high school and live with your host family for 5-11 months, AFS ...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Study Abroad Programs in Ghana
Study Abroad Programs in Ghana

Find your dream Study Abroad Program in Ghana at Abroad101 and this directory of Study Abroad Programs, Rankings and Reviews.  Future students are drawn to Abroad101 for t...

3.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Engineers Without Borders: Worldwide Volunteer Projects
Engineers Without Borders: Worldwide Volunteer Projects

EWB-USA’s projects span 45 countries on five continents. Our volunteers have the unique skill set to engineer change in all corners of the globe — and we are!...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Legon - Summer Ghanaian Studies
CIEE: Legon - Summer Ghanaian Studies

Spend a summer exploring one of the most vibrant countries in West Africa. Through the Summer Ghanaian Studies program you’ll gain an appreciation of Ghana’s rich culture ...

4.3

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Ghana: Accra - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
University of Ghana: Accra - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

The University of Ghana is home to many international students and scholars from across the globe. Our friendly learning environment offers the best international educatio...

5.0

1 review