** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Who can apply:
UMass Boston Students, UMass Dartmouth Students, UMass Lowell Students
Language of Instruction:
English, French, Other
Areas of Study:
African Studies, Education, English, Health Sciences/Public Health, History, Linguistics, Political Science/International Relations, Religion/Theology
Senegal is one of the region's most developed, democratic, and friendly nations, making seaside Dakar a prime spot to explore Senegalese culture. Your adventure includes innovative classes in Senegalese history, politics, religion, public health, development, and more. Plus, you'll explore the country, experience family traditions firsthand, and pursue causes you care about to cap off a remarkable summer experience.
GET TO KNOW THE CULTURE
with special field trips and excursions to places like Saint Louis, Toubab Dialaw, Gorée Island, and Dakar museums.
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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