Program Details

Semester in Rome is housed at the American University of Rome, whose innovative academic program gives you several curricular options. The University’s faculty of experts from American, Italian, and European universities are all dynamic professors who wil
Location:
Rome, Italy
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:
Semester in Rome is housed at the American University of Rome, whose innovative academic program gives you several curricular options. The University’s faculty of experts from American, Italian, and European universities are all dynamic professors who will engage you and challenge you to make your time abroad an intellectual as well as cultural experience. Classes are frequently on-site, an unparalleled opportunity in a city like Rome. Imagine taking in an archeology lecture amidst ancient ruins in the Roman Forum, or studying art history while gazing at the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. And the University connections with The Vatican, the Italian Parliament, and other institutions guarantee a close look at Italian life. If you've ever wanted to study abroad in Italy, check out our Semester in Rome program! Here are a few of the key highlights that make this program unique: Small class sizes guarantee individual academic attention - study Italian in Rome, what better place to learn? Courses are varied, site-oriented, and taught by highly qualified faculty An epic city with world-famous food, cafés, and nightlife A beautiful Mediterranean climate with comfortable weather Vast caches of impressive art, sculpture, and treasures World-renowned architecture, museums, and historical sites National passion for soccer (called calcio in Italian), food and drink, art, cinema, and architecture Student excursions, activities, and social opportunities A central location for travel throughout Europe Vivi all'italiana! Live like an Italian! The CISabroad Site Director, a native Roman, will take you on excursions and activities to introduce you to life as a Roman. Examples of activities include: Open air market experience Day trip to Roman Castles area Olive and Grape picking (Fall only) Kayaking or hiking by Castel Gandolfo lake Aperitivo in the Italian-style
Setting Description:
Rome is a tourist destination for people around the world, and it’s no wonder why. The city’s unparalleled glimpse into the past is a sight to behold! It offers countless historical, cultural, artistic, and even modern attractions to keep you busy during your semester. Italy’s capital is home to around 2.7 million people. The mild, Mediterranean climate makes it a great place to live year-round. From the Vatican to the Coliseum to the countless fountains, statues, and ruins, Rome offers something for anyone with an interest in history! Another of Rome’s main attractions is the food- Italy is known for its incredible cuisine that will leave you wanting more. You won’t want to leave this incredible city by the end of your study abroad program!
Cost:
For current prices and dates please visit the CISabroad website.

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

Based on 1 Reviews

  • Hands down, best time of my life!
    5.0
    01/13/15

    I studied in Rome, Italy for the Fall 2014 semester and loved every single minute of it. I applied back in February and did so in order to find out my admission decision and get the ball rolling quickly. I heard nothing back for a month before I contacted

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend