Academic Programs International
API 3 Cities Program — Tuscania, Rome and Florence
API's 3 Cities program is the perfect option for the student who wants to experience as much of Italy as possible in one semester while discovering the roots of Western civilization and culture as it evolved through the great empires of antiquity. Students spend one month on a traveling study abroad program by starting in Tuscania, followed by one month in Rome. Students then complete the experience in either Florence or Venice depending on which semester they choose.
API at Lorenzo de'Medici — The Italian International Institute in Florence, Italy
Be inspired by immaculate Renaissance architecture, passionate art pieces, as well as a vibrant and historical culture! Florence is arguably one of the most desirable cities in the world and offers a great learning environment as well as opportunities for internships, service learning, and volunteering.
API at John Cabot University in Rome, Italy
Founded in 1972, John Cabot University is an independent, four-year, U.S.-accredited liberal arts university located in Rome. Centrally located in the quaint Trastevere neighborhood, JCU is a only short walk away from the Tiber River and many of Rome’s most historic sites. Students in this program have the opportunity to study in a strong academic setting while living in a large cosmopolitan city, and have the chance to experience individual, authentic Roman neighborhoods
API at Babalonia — Center for Italian Language and Culture in Taormina, Italy
Taormina is a beautiful and ancient city located off of the eastern coast of Sicily. Studying here is ideal for students who are independent, outdoorsy, and have a desire to explore the natural beauty of their surroundings. Students will be totally immersed in this comfortable, intimate city and will have a chance to integrate with the local culture and charm of Sicily.
API — Experience the Beauty and History of Tuscania
Tuscania is a small, idyllic Italian town located ninety minutes north of Rome on the border of Lazio and Tuscany. Tuscania has been admired for centuries for its picturesque setting, fine culture and foods, medieval walls, and cobblestoned streets. API students are engaged in the study of the humanities, social sciences, studio arts, media studies and Italian language with other committed students who seek to learn and to explore Italy in a comprehensive way.
Contact: 301 Camp Craft Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78746 United States; tel. 5126008900; email@example.com, www.apiabroad.com.
Accelerated One-Year/Semester Art Program in Florence
Accademia Riaci, set in the heart of Florence, offers unique, quality, diploma-bearing art courses in various in more than 15 Artistic Majors to choose from for emerging artists. Take this opportunity to learn directly from some of the leading Florentine artists, with tailored instruction of basic to higher level skills & techniques, of both the most traditional and the latest trends.
Masters Course of Art, Design, and Language.
Accademia Riaci's Masters' program in pursuit of higher Artistic Development in more than 15 majors of art, design, and language. REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of Riaci's BASIC and/or ONE-YEAR COURSE; Graduates of 4 year colleges in design; Equivalent working / training exerience in a specific field, and desire to pursue their studies in a further advanced level.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.accademiariaci.info
The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts
Italy/Greece Fall Semester
The Fall Session at the Aegean Center begins in the Tuscan city of Pistoia, Italy, and concludes at our permanent facility on the Greek island of Paros. This schedule allows participants to study and base work on the two most important inter-related Mediterranean traditions of art in a single program.
Contact: email@example.com, www.aegeancenter.org
Center for Study Abroad (CSA)
Study Italian in Rome
Study Italian at the Rome Language Institute. Low cost.
Earn college credit. Housing is provided in student residence, nearby flats (apts), or local Italian home residence. See CSA website
for details. Early registration advised.
Contact: Center for Study Abroad,
325 Washington Ave., Apt. #93, Kent, WA 98032; (206) 583-8191; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.centerforstudyabroad.com
C.V. Starr-Middlebury College School in Italy
Italy has a long history of welcoming foreign students. The School in Italy offers three sites from which to choose depending on the type of environment the student is seeking. Students may choose to study in the provincial city of Ferrara, in Florence, or in Rome.
Firenze Arti Visive
Studio Art in Florence, Italy
Firenze Arti Visive is a non-profit visual arts program founded by artists for artists. Many visions and diverse voices comprise this unique and progressive program that offers an in depth studio arts education with accredited courses at the University undergraduate level. A key factor that distinguishes Firenze Arti Visive apart from other programs is the emphasis on small classes, interdisciplinary study, creative investigation and individual dialogue.
Study Abroad in Florence
Istituto Europeo organizes short programs in many
fields, upon request as well. Please contact our staff
for more information.
John Cabot University
Study Abroad in Rome
John Cabot University, a traditional American liberal
arts college located in the heart of Rome and accredited
by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
JCU offers 13 BA programs; Art History, Business Administration,
Classical Studies, Communications, Economics and Finance,
English Literature, History, Humanistic Studies, International
Affairs, International Business, Italian Studies,
Marketing, and Political Science.
With a diverse, international student body, over 150
different courses to choose from, Study Abroad opportunities,
JCU offers individualized attention in small classes.
Extra curricular activities and internships with leading
multinational organizations, allow students to benefit
widely from their experience, far beyond the rigorous
Academy of Fine Arts in Italy. Study Art and Design in Milan, Italy!
Founded in 1980, NABA was the first academy in the Higher Education Fine Arts System in Italy. They offer short design summer courses, one-year
intensive master degrees, two-year programs (MA) and three-year programs (BA) in art, design, fashion, and media.
Contact: Int.email@example.com; www.italian-design-academy.com
NECA — New Etruria College Association
NECA provides a unique and affordable opportunity to earn college credit, experience Florence, and immerse yourself in Tuscan culture. Scholarships available for every program. High academic standards, individual attention, small groups, excellent working environment.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.necaflorence.com.
Performing Arts Abroad — Study Music in Italy
Study and perform vocal or instrumental music in beautiful Florence, Italy with Performing Arts Abroad! Based at a renowned Italian music and art school, the program exposes students to exceptional musical talents from professors, both local and international. Choose from a wide range of theoretical and practical music courses, from music history to piano, viola, violin, opera, and even private voice lessons.
Contact: email@example.com, www.performingartsabroad.com/music-in-italy
Studio Art Centers International (SACI)
Studio Art Centers International (SACI) is a comprehensive
accredited art institution. Located in the heart of Florence, Italy,
SACI specializes in studio art, art history, art conservation, architecture,
design, and Italian cultural studies. Courses are offered in English
in over 40 different Studio and Academic disciplines at all levels.
SACI has 5 programs of study: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Late Spring/Summer,
Post-Baccalaureate, MFA in Studio Arts & MFA in Photography
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.saci-florence.edu
Study Abroad in Italy
SAI offers semester and summer study abroad programs at the following Italian institutions:
Florence University of the Arts
John Cabot University, Rome
Siena Italian Studies, Siena
Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti, Milan
Sant'Anna Institute, Sorrento
We invite you to join us for a remarkable cultural and academic experience!
Contact: Director of Communications, 7160 Keating Ave, Sebastopol, CA 95472 USA; Tel. 800-655-8965; email@example.com; www.saiprograms.com.
The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts
Italy/Greece Fall Semester
The Fall Session at the Aegean Center begins in the Tuscan city of Pistoia, Italy, and concludes at our permanent facility on the Greek island of Paros. This schedule allows participants to study and base work on the two most
important inter-related Mediterranean traditions of art in a single program.
The University of Georgia Studies Abroad Program in Cortona, Italy
Primarily a studio art program which includes art history in a small Tuscan hilltown. Three semester hours of university credit for each course taken. Spring and fall terms last about 13 weeks and summer term lasts about 9 weeks. Classes can be taken at the undergraduate and graduate level
University of Gastronomic Sciences in Bra, Italy
Three-Year Undergraduate Degree in Gastronomic Sciences
The degree course offers an education in the fields of history, the humanities, science and technology, economics, management and food communications. Graduates enter the employment market with a solid cultural background, a multidisciplinary knowledge of food culture and science, production processes and regions. Classroom lectures are complemented by stages, field trips that give first-hand experience of food and beverage production and promotion in Italy and worldwide.
Master in Gastronomic Sciences and Quality Products
The Master in Gastronomic Sciences and Quality Products is taught primarily in Italian, and focusses on providing a thorough knowledge of foods and their gastronomic and sensory values, covering production, marketing, tasting and communication of products. Products such as wine, olive oil, cheese, pasta, fish and tomatoes are studied from a number of perspectives such as history, technology and tasting while stages in Italy and the rest of Europe bring students into direct contact with producers.
Master in Food Culture: Communicating Quality Products
The Master in Food Culture: Communicating Quality Products is taught in English, aims to educate students about quality food products as well as the communication and promotion of such products based on a thorough anthropological and historical study of food consumption, not only in Italy but also the rest of Europe. Subjects include Food Journalism, Anthropology of Food, History of the Cookbook and Psychology and Sociology of Consumption.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.unisg.it
University Studies Abroad Consortium
Italian Studies in Torino and Viterbo, Italy
These Italian programs offer intensive courses in Italian language and culture, in addition to a diversified curriculum in business, economics, art, architecture, literature, etc. Torino is located at the base of the majestic Alps and hosted the 2006 Winter Olympics. Viterbo is centrally located between Rome and Florence, with the Mediterranean Sea within an hour.
Contact: USAC, usac.unr.edu