February 24, 2017
4.4 - 66 Reviews

Study Abroad in Senegal

Senegal is a French speaking country in western Africa, along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Approximately 300 American students study abroad in Senegal each year. Senegal has a tropical climate with a rainy season and a dry season. The landscape is mainly made up of sandy plains and the Senegal river to the north. Senegal's residents are comprised mainly of French Europeans with french being the official language. You can also find a wide variety of other ethnicities and spoken languages in the Senegal culture, another reason students consider study abroad in Senegal.

Below you will find our list of Study Abroad programs in Senegal It is an index to international education in Senegal listing university level study abroad, internships, volunteer and intensive language school programs oriented to American college and university students. Some pre-college and post-graduate options are also included. We invite you to read the student reviews, see the ratings scores and use this site to compare programs and understand what other students have encountered during their education abroad.

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Study Abroad in Senegal - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Dakar - Development Studies in Senegal
CIEE: Dakar - Development Studies in Senegal

Over the past few years Senegal has made strides toward improving human rights and the standard of living. Explore how this is being achieved, and confront the complexitie...

4.1

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning and Politics (Fall 2)
SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning and Politics (Fall 2)
Hanoi, Vietnam: Dakar, Senegal: New York, United States plus 2 other locations

Explore how geography, politics, economics, and culture shape social relations and the built environment -- and with what consequences -- in cities across the globe.This p...

4.0

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: Senegal: National Identity and the Arts
SIT Study Abroad: Senegal: National Identity and the Arts

Discover the enormous contribution to African arts and cultures made by Senegal, a country that has inspired centuries of poetry, music, literature, dance, and visual arts...

4.4

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Dakar - Language & Culture
CIEE: Dakar - Language & Culture

Live and study African culture and develop skills in French and Wolof, a regional Sub-Saharan African language, in one of the most developed, democratic – and friendly – n...

4.0

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Dakar - Summer Senegalese Studies
CIEE: Dakar - Summer Senegalese Studies

Are you ready to spend your summer living and studying abroad in a French-speaking West African country considered by many to be one of the most developed and democratic n...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Minnesota: Senegal - MSID - International Development in Senegal
University of Minnesota: Senegal - MSID - International Development in Senegal

Study and intern in Senegal, a fascinating French-speaking country seen as a bridge between Africa and the West. You’ll also contribute through an internship or research p...

2.9

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for InterFuture Scholars: Worldwide - Personalized Intercultural Research Program
InterFuture Scholars: Worldwide - Personalized Intercultural Research Program
Traveling, Multi-Region: Germany: Senegal plus 18 other locations

Students who qualify as InterFuture Scholars join a group of outstanding, imaginative undergraduates from around the United States who have the remarkable opportunity to d...

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Universite Gaston Berger (UGB): Saint Louis - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Universite Gaston Berger (UGB): Saint Louis - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

15 universities currently participate in exchange programs with this university: http://www.ugb.sn/ugb/articles/cooperation.html...

4.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Minnesota: Dakar - Intensive French in Senegal
University of Minnesota: Dakar - Intensive French in Senegal

Study the French language while you explore Senegal, a fascinating country seen as a bridge between Africa and the West....

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ProjectsAbroad: Senegal - Volunteer and Community Service Programs in Senegal
ProjectsAbroad: Senegal - Volunteer and Community Service Programs in Senegal

Senegal, in West Africa, is an amazing destination in which to volunteer. From arid desert land in the north to tropical jungle in the far south; cool breezes along the co...

0.0

0 reviews