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Programs : Budget Sheet

Visit our Finances section (http://edabroad.nau.edu/?go=Finances) to compare these costs with your typical NAU costs. The following listing represents the Academic Year Costs for USAC Ghana: University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses in Accra.
 

Academic Year Costs for USAC Ghana: University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses in Accra
Academic Year Costs for USAC Ghana: University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses in Accra
Budget Item Costs
Application Fee *   $100.00
Estimated Program Fee *   $10,840.00
NAU charges subtotal:  $10,940.00
Estimated Visa   $140.00
Additional expenses subtotal:  $140.00
Total: $11,080.00
Notes:

Note: Students studying abroad in Ghana through USAC for a full year will now receive a $500 discount from USAC! (this is accounted for in the program fee above)

Program fee includes:

  • tuition and fees
  • personalized pre-departure advising
  • immigration visa assistance
  • parental support and advisement
  • financial aid/scholarship advising and assistance
  • transcript assistance
  • student health insurance
  • airport pick-up
  • University of Ghana orientation
  • Accra tour
  • Cape Coast field trip

Estimated expenses not included in fees:

  • Expenses incurred on-site are listed in local currency as exchange rates fluctuate daily.
  • airfare-$1,900-2,500 (US group flight available)
  • housing:
    • double room-$945/semester
    • single room-$1073/semester
  • personal electric stove and kitchenette-$25-35
  • meals-100 GHS/month
  • personal expenses-100-175 GHS/month
  • textbooks and supplies-100-150 GHS/semester
  • student visa (multiple entries)-$140-180
  • visa renewal after arrival in Ghana-$20/month
  • yellow fever vaccination-$120
  • optional field study and trips and service learning may be offered during each semester for additional costs
* Billed to NAU Louie account