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CIEE Language and Culture in Dakar, Senegal


Fall, Spring, Academic Year


Fall: late August - mid December

  • Spring: mid January - mid May
  • Academic Year: mid August - mid May

    Degree Level


    Minimum Education


    Subject Areas

    • African Studies
    • Anthropology
    • Culture
    • Development Studies
    • Economics
    • Education
    • Environmental Studies
    • French
    • History
    • Languages & Linguistics
    • Law
    • Literature
    • Public Health
    • Religious Studies
    • Urban & Regional Planning
    • Women's Studies

    Cost in US$:

    Please check the CIEE website for current program pricing.

    Program Fees Include:

    We want to make sure you get the most out of your experience when you study abroad with CIEE, which is why we offer the most inclusions in our fees.

    The program fee includes:
    - Tuition and housing
    - Pre-departure advising and optional on-site airport meet and greet
    - Full-time program leadership and support
    - Field trips and cultural activities
    - CIEE iNext travel card which provides insurance and other travel benefits

    Experience Required


    • Overall GPA 2.75
    • 2 semester of college-level French or equivalent

    This Program is open to

    Worldwide Participants.

    Typical Living Arrangements

    • Home-stays

    Participants Travel


    Typically Participants Work


    Scholarships are Available

    We want as many students as possible to benefit from studying abroad. That’s why CIEE awards more than $3 million every year – more than any other international educational organization – to make study abroad affordable. Please see the website for more details.

    Application Process Involves

    • Other
    • Transcript
    • Letters of Reference
    • Written Application
    • Online Application

    Post Services Include

    • Alumni Network