University of Cape Coast

Cape Coast, Ghana

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Located in West Africa’s scenic coast, the University of Cape Coast is a premier university in Cape Coast, Ghana.   The UCC was established in 1962 and now hosts eight faculties in: Agriculture, Arts, Biological Sciences, Business, Education, Medicine, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences.

Academic Subjects

Exchange students may follow a pre-selected program focusing on African cultural study or may be able to choose courses in several disciplines, including: Accounting,  Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Computer Science, Economics, English,  French Language and Culture, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music, and Sociology.


Students may live on-campus in University of Cape Coast residence halls. 

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Program Details

Language Requirement: None

Language of Instruction: English

Required GPA: 2.75

Term: Fall, Spring, Full Year

Program Costs

Students pay regular CCSU tuition directly to CCSU. Room and board costs will be paid on-site in Ghana. 


Erin Beecher
Center for International Education
Barnard Hall, Rm 123
860 832 2043

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