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 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. Students can complete one year of Italian in a semester.
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