University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Study Abroad

This study abroad program is designed to expose students to the many business opportunities of Ghana.

About Ghana

Ghana is rich in trade, natural resources, and history. Don’t miss the chance to study in one of the fastest-growing economies in Africa. Along with a growing manufacturing sector, entrepreneurship and innovation, financial services markets, mobile connection industry, agriculture, growing oil refineries, and gold mining remain key sectors of the economy. Students will take part in a business lecture at the University College of Communication and interact with the American Chamber of Commerce of Ghana and the African Businesswomen’s Network. Students will visit and engage in conversation with various companies such as the Habesha, Inc, Niche Coca, the Free Zone, and the various markets.

International Business Seminar in Ghana

Faculty Leader:

Dr. Synetra Hughes,

Dates of Travel:

May 11-26, 2023 (travel and in Ghana)

Dates in Ghana:

May 12-26, 2023


$4,525 program fee + 3 hrs tuition + airfare + meals & personal 

See “Financial Info” tab on website for full details Application Deadline February 1 (earlier applications are strongly encouraged)


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