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  • Locations: Florence, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Syracuse University Abroad 
  • Restrictions: Babson applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2021 09/20/2020 10/01/2020 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Class Status: Undergraduate Program Type: Program Provider
Language(s) of Instruction: English Prior Language Study: 0
Language Course Offered: Yes Minimum Cumulative GPA: 2.50
Eligible Populations: Graduate Student, Junior, Second Semester Sophomore, Senior Housing Options: Homestay
Maximum Credits Offered: 19 Academic Highlights: Cultural Studies, Economics, Entrepreneurial Studies, International Relations, Liberal Arts/Business, Management, Marketing, Math, Visual/Studio Arts
Internship Available: Yes Program Scholarship: Yes
Service Learning Available: No Program Advisor: Lauren Chow
Program Description:

Syracuse University in Florence

Come rediscover the Renaissance and the rebirth of antiquity in the city whose streets and piazzas overflow with art and life. Florence is your classroom as the top researchers and scholars in their fields help you to uncover the connections between history, politics, and creative genius.

What You Need to Know

Course offerings at SU Florence are extensive! Academic programs include: Anthropology, Architecture, Art History/Fine Arts, Hospitality Management, Humanities, Italian Language, Nutrition Science, Political Science, Religion, Sociology, Studio Arts, and Women’s and Gender Studies. A new Management/Arts Management component is also being offered.

Expect to be deeply engaged with your studies and host culture. Field study and site visits within Florence and throughout Italy are integral to the academic program, and your home-stay will round out both your personal and educational experience. There are options for all language levels, and intermediate and advanced Italian language students may take courses at the University of Florence. Consider supplementing your academic program with one of over 30 internships.

 

The Campus

The SU Florence Center's campus is located on historic Piazza Savonarola and contains classrooms and lounges, a renowned library (the largest English-language collection in the city), a garden, a caffe bar, and computer cluster with Internet capability. Syracuse art and architecture studios are located nearby at Piazzale Donatello.

 

Community Engagement

Experience more than you ever imagined! The SU Florence program is known as a pioneer in creative community engagement. You'll have opportunities not only to take from the cultural wealth of the city and its people, but to contribute of yourself and your culture too. SU Abroad in Florence arranges one-of-a-kind partnerships with artisans, schools, theaters and more to provide unique learning experiences. You can check out the latest in a series of innovative collaborations at the SU Florence website.

 

Additional Information

Visit the SU Florence Center's homepage.

Cost of Attendance