Senegal is one of the region’s most developed, democratic, and friendly nations, making seaside Dakar a prime spot to explore Senegalese culture and learn French and Wolof – a sub-Saharan language. Take a combination of language and content courses taught in English and French at CIEE Dakar across a wide-range of academic areas, including cultural studies, development, history, international relations, liberal arts, public health, sustainability and environment, and more. All courses are complemented with CIEE co-curricular activities and excursions beyond the city to enhance classroom learning and provide intercultural understanding.
- Take courses in English or French in a range of intriguing subjects.
- Accomplish a week of fieldwork in rural Senegal with Peace Corps volunteers or village hosts. Students call it the most influential part of their time abroad.
- Live with a Dakar host and boost your language skills while you experience the principal aspects of Senegalese culture – family and social life.
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