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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 Fall Costs for USAC Ghana: University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses in Accra.
 

Fall Costs for USAC Ghana: University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses in Accra
Fall Costs for USAC Ghana: University of Ghana Undergraduate and Graduate Courses in Accra
Budget Item Costs
Application Fee *   $100.00
Estimated Program Fee *   $5,980.00
NAU charges subtotal:  $6,080.00
Estimated Visa   $140.00
Additional expenses subtotal:  $140.00
Total: $6,220.00
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