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Programs : Budget Sheet
The following listing represents the Winter Budget Sheet for Ghana: The African Experience- Winter.

Winter Budget Sheet for Ghana: The African Experience- Winter

Winter Budget Sheet for Ghana: The African Experience- Winter
Budget Item In State Out of State
Program Acceptance Fee *   $350.00 $350.00
Tuition 6 credits *   $1,770.00 $4,248.00
Program Differential *   $4,600.00 $2,122.00
College Fee *   $10.20 $10.20
Technology Fee *   $95.28 $95.28
SUNY International Health Insurance ($49.92 per month) *   $49.92 $49.92
Billable subtotal:  $6,875.40 $6,875.40
Total: $6,875.40 $6,875.40

 Winter 2019/2020

*Cost of Program

The cost of this program includes tuition, campus fees (college fee and technology fee), SUNY International Health Insurance, pre-departure orientation materials, round-trip airfare from New York City to Accra, Ghana, accommodations (shared room-double occupancy), most meals, field trips, and Brockport's Study Abroad Office Services including the presence of a Brockport faculty director.

If from another SUNY campus, please pay special attention to the Important Notes Section below, in regards to tuition and campus fees.

*Important - students will be fully liable for the cost of this program if they withdraw after November 15, 2019.

Estimate of Additional Expenses Associated with Participation

Note: These estimated costs are in addition to the cost of the program above and the student will need to arrange and pay for these costs on their own. These amounts are only estimates and may increase or decrease due to exchange rate fluctuations and personal spending habits.
Transportation to/from JFK - NYC $250.00
Passport $135.00
Visa $60.00
Photographs for Passport and Visa $15.00
Inoculations/Medications (as needed or as prescribed) $150.00
Miscellaneous Expenses (this includes some meals, entertainment, shopping, travel while in Ghana, laundry, postage, etc.) $900.00

Important Notes

  • Tuition and Campus Fees are paid to the College at Brockport unless you are a student from another SUNY college. (Exception: SUNY Community Colleges- see below)
  • Other SUNY students pay tuition and campus fees directly to their home SUNY Campus at their home SUNY tuition rate. Please check with your home SUNY campus regarding what campus fees you will be required to pay there. Please be sure to let the Study Abroad Office at your home campus know that you will be studying abroad via Brockport.
  • *** IMPORTANT - Out of state students from SUNY Albany, SUNY Binghampton, SUNY Buffalo and Stony Brook's tuition will be higher than noted above. Please check the out of state tuition rate directly with your home school.
  • All Non SUNY students and all Community College students (including SUNY Community Colleges/CUNY) will pay tuition and campus fees directly to Brockport at Brockport's rate stated on this budget sheet.
  • The College Fees and Technology Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • The SUNY International Health Insurance fee is subject to change without notice. 
  • The SUNY International Health Insurance is mandatory and the charge will be included on your Brockport invoice. The amount noted on the budget sheet may change based on the actual dates of the program.
  • Graduate Credit is extra.
  • Note: We strongly recommend that you purchase trip insurance to cover loss of luggage, cancelled/missed flights, missed/cancelled program, etc. In the event that you cannot attend a program (for example, with a medical emergency or U.S. State Department Travel Warning), such insurance can cover loss of program fees resulting from a cancelled program.
  • The cost of this program is subject to change until November 15, 2019 depending on enrollment and market conditions (exchange rates, etc.)
*This program is contingent upon having a sufficient number of participants enrolled in the program.
* Billable item