Study Abroad in Italy: CET Florence


Florence, Italy: Is this study abroad program for you? CET Florence is for academically-minded students who want to explore Italy and the rest of Europe with a beautiful and cosmopolitan city as their homebase. Students take Italian language and electives in a wide variety of fields—from business to psychology, history to studio art. They visit Rome and Venice as a group, and travel independently on the weekends. CET and Vanderbilt University jointly operate this program. The program is an alternative to some of the larger programs in Florence and is a good fit for serious students of all schools and majors.

Study Abroad in Florence, Italy: Features

  • Electives in: business, economics, history, history of art, Italian studies, studio art, political science, psychology, sociology
  • Monday to Thursday classes to allow for weekend travel
  • Downtown apartments or homestay
  • Group travel to Rome and Venice
  • Academic oversight provided by Vanderbilt University
  • Open to students from all schools
  • No language prerequisite—open to beginner through high-intermediate Italian language levels

Study Abroad in Florence, Italy: Details

Semester Fall 2013 Spring 2014 Summer 2014 Fall 2014
Application Deadline 05/01/13 10/15/13 03/01/14 05/01/14
Program Length 15 weeks 15 weeks 7 weeks 15 weeks
Arrival Date 08/28/13 01/22/14 06/08/14 08/27/14
Program Break Oct 21-25 Mar 17-21 NA Oct 20-24
Departure Date 12/14/13 05/10/14 07/26/14 12/14/14
Program Fee $19,990 $20,990 $9,990 $20,990
Recommended Credits 14 14 8 14