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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Study Abroad Areas of Study: African Studies, Anthropology, Dance, Music, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology
Language of Instruction: English City Size: Over 1 million
Click here for a definition of this term Level of Support: High Housing Options: Dormitory
Class Eligibility: 02-Sophomore, 03-Junior, 04-Senior, 05-Graduate Language Courses Offered: Yes
Credit Type: UI Credit Minimum GPA: 2.5
Click here for a definition of this term Language Prerequisite: No language prerequisite Available to Non-UI Students: Yes
Program Description:
 
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Study in Accra, Ghana
  • Study African and Development Studies, take the Service Learning course, or give back to the local community through volunteer projects.
  • See firsthand the world-famous Ashanti Kingdom and its crafts, visit Mole National Park to experience West Africa’s big game during the Northern Ghana Tour, or hike the tallest mountain in Ghana and visit a monkey sanctuary during the Volta Eco Tour.
  • Explore a country rich in African cultural and historical sites, including the Cape Coast slave castles.
  • Experience Ghanaian arts, dance, and music through courses and workshops, and get to know Accra and its lively markets with the help of local Ghanaian student buddies.
       
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Quick Details
Available Terms
Fall, Spring, Academic Year,
Two 4-week summer sessions


Programs Of Study
 African Studies

Language of Instruction
English




 
USAC is a non-profit organization that offers programs in 28 countries, with many locations unique for study abroad.
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UI Fees
Application Fee: $150 - charged upon application
Registration/Programming Fee: $250


UI Priority Application Deadlines
Summer: April 1

Application Deadlines listed below are the deadlines to apply within the UI Studio Abroad system.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2022 11/01/2021 11/01/2021 01/22/2022 05/23/2022
Fall 2022 04/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2022-2023 04/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.