Ghana Study Abroad

As one of Africa's most peaceful and politically stable countries, Ghana is the perfect location for immersing yourself in the rich history and culture of an African country! Explore the renowned castles of Ghana that were created by European explorers and traders in the 15th century. Cape Coast Castle, Fort St. Jago, and Elmina Castle are some of the UNESCO World Heritage monuments we think you should check out.

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Semester in Ghana
Semester in Ghana Ghana

Learn about Ghana with classes in subjects like West African music and dance, African foreign relations, and sustainable development. Best of all, study with local professors and students while immersing yourself in the traditions of this beautiful, coastal city.

Summer in Ghana
Summer in Ghana Ghana

This unique program will take you through a diverse set of locales in Ghana, West Africa. Experience the culture and history of Ghana through song and dance, as well as workshops and performances by local groups. Earn between 6-9 credits for this amazing 3-week program.

When you study abroad in Ghana, west Africa with CISabroad, you’ll get to experience a lifetime and a vibrant culture that most people will never get to see. By choosing a study abroad destination that’s more off the beaten track than typical European programs, you are guaranteeing that you will have an eye-opening and life-changing experience! Ghana is considered among west Africa's most stable and prosperous countries and is also English-speaking.

CISabroad has a program based in historic Cape Coast, for which you can study for a semester or yearWe also offer a unique traveling program during the summer that takes you to various locations around Ghana, focusing on the study, observation and performance of visual and performing arts.

Whether you study visual and performing arts in the summer or choose from a full range of subjects, all offered in English, for a semester, your time in Ghana will be filled with warm people, incredible cultural immersion, and memories that will last a lifetime.

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