OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

SIT: Cameroon, Yaoundé (Social Pluralism and Development)

Program Administrator: 
SIT
Country: 
Cameroon
Host Institution: 

School for International Training Study Center in Cameroon

Location: 

Cameroon is a nation of diversity. Its tropical rainforest, western highlands, coastal mangroves, central savannah, and northern semi-desert are home to more than 200 ethnic groups and even more languages and dialects. The program base in is Yaoundé, the political capital and second largest city. Five to six weeks are spent here, while the rest of the fifteen weeks are spent on excursions throughout Cameroon.

Duration: 
Fall term
Winter/Spring Semester
Language: 
English
Language: 
French
Class Format: 
Classes with US and Host-Country Students
Housing: 
Residence Hall
Host Family
Requirement: 

One and a half years of college-level French or equivalent and the ability to follow coursework in French.

OSU Study Abroad Program Deadlines

Deadlines for OSU Study Abroad Programs:

  • Summer Programs: March 15
  • Fall, Year-Long Programs: April 15
  • Winter/Spring Semester Programs: October 15
  • Spring Term Programs: November 15

Programs may have alternative deadlines or extend deadlines. Confirm with your program advisor.

Mandatory Application Checklist: 
Program Contact: 
Program Details: 

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Program Costs: 
Academic emphasis: 
Anthropology
Ethnic Studies
French
Political Science
Sociology


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