October 27, 2020
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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.

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Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. Accra 211 reviews
2. Traveling in Ghana 160 reviews
3. Multiple locations in Ghana 151 reviews
4. Takoradi 128 reviews
5. Legon 68 reviews
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Study Abroad in Ghana - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Tufts Programs Abroad: Tufts in Ghana
Tufts Programs Abroad: Tufts in Ghana

The Tufts-in-Ghana program, which takes place in the fall semester, links Tufts to the University of Ghana (Legon), located just outside the booming metropolis of the capi...

4.5

12 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Semester at Sea Study Abroad: Make the World Your Campus
Semester at Sea Study Abroad: Make the World Your Campus
Mumbai, India: Kobe, Japan: Busan, South Korea plus 26 other locations
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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...

4.9

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

Immerse yourself in Ghanaian life by enrolling in courses with local and international students at CIEE’s ...

4.4

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Berea College: Accra - Traveling to Ghana: African Music and Literature
Berea College: Accra - Traveling to Ghana: African Music and Literature

Restricted Program - only open to students currently enrolled at Berea College...

4.3

6 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SUNY Geneseo: Kumasi - Global Health in Ghana
SUNY Geneseo: Kumasi - Global Health in Ghana

The health of human populations reflects the ecological and geographic environment. This program will intr...

4.0

5 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

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: Ghana: Africa in the 21st Century
SIT Study Abroad: Ghana: Africa in the 21st Century

Develop a critical perspective on mainstream representations of Africa and gain knowledge, attitudes, and skills to productively work in “marginal” places such as Africa....

4.9

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Accra - Exchange Program at University of Ghana
ISEP Exchange: Accra - Exchange Program at University of Ghana

The ISEP program in Ghana became a designated Global Engagement Program Site, enabling students to extend their ISEP experience beyond the classroom through ISEP-facilitat...

4.2

3 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...

4.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SUNY Binghamton: Accra - Engaging Africa: Ethnographic Study in Ghana
SUNY Binghamton: Accra - Engaging Africa: Ethnographic Study in Ghana

This exciting program will provide students with a unique opportunity to study aspects of Ghanaian culture both in a classroom setting and in the field, in order to develo...

4.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Legon - Summer Ghanaian Studies
CIEE: Legon - Summer Ghanaian Studies

This stable, democratic country has a vibrant heritage and a fascinating history of politics and social change. Study Culture and Reproductive Health while learning basic ...

4.3

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Ghana
Amizade: Ghana

Amizade volunteers live in the overgrown village of Jukwa, about 20 miles north of Cape Coast. A little over a decade ago, Jukwa had no electricity, it had no public water...

5.0

2 reviews