Education Studies students have two exciting and degree-relevant study abroad pathways at NYU Buenos Aires and NYU Accra. The close connection between the Education Studies program and these centers offers you a unique opportunity to broaden your education-focused learning in two of the world’s most culturally vibrant and politically active cities.

You can study in Buenos Aires in Fall of your junior year, Accra in Spring of your junior year, or both! 

Study at NYU Buenos Aires

The Education Studies program and NYU Buenos Aires share a commitment to human rights and social justice, and you’ll see that reflected in your experience abroad. Spending a semester in Buenos Aires gives students the unique opportunity to deepen their learning about education in one of the world’s most culturally vibrant and politically active cities. Buenos Aires boasts an unparalleled location filled with music, art, theater, and cuisine, as well as widespread local participation in politics.

Buenos Aires: Courses and Electives

Your experience at NYU Buenos Aires can bring you closer to completing your degree, while providing you with new, global perspectives.


Study in Accra

During your semester at NYU Accra, you’ll experience the city itself as your classroom. Famed for its crafts, music, and welcoming people, contemporary Ghana is a bridge between an ancient heritage and the new global community.

Accra: Courses and Electives

Continue your Education Studies learning and expand your education knowledge while gaining experiences you can’t find anywhere else.

Student Life

Our on-site staff will provide support for you during your time abroad. We’ll help you connect with your host culture throughout your stay with orientation, trips, student clubs, and language exchanges. Housing is guaranteed to all students and will vary by location.

Further Opportunities

We offer many core, liberal arts, and content elective courses abroad that allow you to explore your interests across continents and cultures.

The internship programs at NYU Buenos Aires and NYU Accra are many students’ favorite parts of their time abroad. Our faculty and staff have developed relationships with numerous community- and school-based organizations in order to match your interests and skills with a local group that will allow you to gain hands-on experience and build strong relationships in the city. Students often enjoy their internship work so much that they choose to take part in the volunteer program that the site staff have developed as well.

No matter where you choose to spend a semester abroad, you’ll gain new experiences and exposure to a wider world.

Please talk with your academic adviser about making our global locations work with your program of study.