OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

CIEE: Legon, Ghana

Program Administrator: 
CIEE
Country: 
Ghana
Host Institution: 

The University of Ghana

Location: 

The CIEE Study Center is located in Legon, Approximately 10 miles form Ghana's capital city, Accra, at the University of Ghana. Because of its close proximity to Accra, students have the opportunity to experience firsthand the challenges of a large urban environment within an African context. Noticeably friendly, the people of Ghana make this experience one of the best opportunities for students to learn about the complexities of the African continent. Arts & Sciences; Business, Development & Social Entrepreneurship; and Summer Ghanaian Studies programs are available.

Duration: 
Fall term
Winter/Spring Semester
Academic year
Summer
Language: 
English
Language: 
Twi
Class Format: 
Classes with Host-Country and International Students
Housing: 
Residence Hall
Host Family
Requirement: 

Minimum 3.0 GPA. 2.75 GPA minimum for the summer proram. Junior standing and above. Coursework with African content recommended. Previous Twi is not required, but your coursework will include it.

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.

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Program Contact: 
Program Details: 
Academic emphasis: 
Accountancy
Anthropology
Art
Business Admin.
Business Info. Sys.
Economics
English
Ethnic Studies
Geography
History
Int'l Business
Liberal Studies
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Political Science
Public Health
Psychology
Sociology
Women Studies


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