Siena, Italy: Is this study abroad program for you? If you are an Italy lover, looking for immersion, CET Siena is the program for you. This is an intimate program in a small city—individual attention from staff allows students to quickly feel at home. University of Virginia oversees academics, which means fast-paced language classes that cover one year of Italian in a term, and electives that challenge and inspire. History of art courses are a particular favorite, as they lead students out the door to explore every fresco of Siena, a beautiful Renaissance city. The program is open to serious students from all schools and Italian language levels.
Study Abroad in Siena, Italy: Features
Italian language classes—beginning to advanced—that cover one year of Italian
Electives in history of art, film, literature, banking, political science and studio art
Charming, centrally located apartments in the historic downtown
Option to live with a loving host family that is excited to share Italian culture
Ample opportunities for immersion: language partners, volunteer placements, local roommates
Traveling seminar to the Mediterranean island of Sicily during the fall and spring