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There’s no place like Rome.

Think about studying abroad in Rome: you will be enveloped in the Roman past—the Colosseum, the Pantheon, the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, St. Peter’s Basilica—while enjoying all of the modern-day cultural jewels that the Eternal City has to offer.

 With some of the best architectural and artistic riches in Italy, Rome celebrates more than 2,500 years of history. Every day is a new adventure with so many bustling markets, winding streets, and, of course, gelato shops to explore.

Do you like the idea of passing through an ancient Roman plaza on your way to class and maybe stopping for a fresh cappuccino along the way? Don’t wait any longer to study abroad in Rome. Indulge in Rome’s splendor—and did we mention the pasta?—as soon as possible with one of our Rome study abroad or internship programs!

Programs

Multi-Location Summer - Museums & Beyond: Art & Culture in Paris, Rome & Madrid

Paris
Rome
Madrid
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France
Italy
Spain
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$7,270
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Rome - Art History & Fashion

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome - Early Childhood Education

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome - Film & Media Studies

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome - Full-Time Semester Internship

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$8,365
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Rome - History & Classics

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome - International Relations

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome - Language & Area Studies

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome - Sociology & Religion

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$17,540
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Rome January Term - From Pontius Pilate to Theodosius: The Advent of Christianity

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
Price TBD
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Rome Summer - Internship

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$6,495
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Rome Summer - Language & Culture

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$6,990
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Rome Summer – Fashion Studies

Rome
,
Italy
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$7,245
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Rome's Top Five

Discover the Ins and Outs of World-Famous Landmarks

The Pantheon, Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, Vatican…the list of historic sites in Rome is endless. Our programs take you beyond the tourist visits and inside the cultural and historic significance of these landmarks.

Watch Roma Game

Soccer is more than a sport in Italy. Soak in the passion and pride at an A.S. Roma game in the Stadio Olimpico.

Shop at Local Farmer's Market

Spend the morning picking up produce, cured meats, freshly baked bread, and Rome’s famous mozzarella di bufala. Pro tip: Make it a picnic with your local friends and head to a park or piazza to enjoy!

Take in a Panoramic View of the City

While founded on seven hills, Rome is actually surrounded by 10. Take your pick and climb to the top for the best views of the city.

Take a Cooking Class

There’s no denying the mouthwatering food of Rome. Partake in the Center-sponsored cooking class, where you’ll learn the techniques and traditions of Roman cooking first-hand.

Take a Virtual Tour

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Rome

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