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CISabroad Semester in Rome
Rome, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Calendar Year,
Please see application instructions for this program below.
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Program Sponsor: Center for International Studies 
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Areas of Study:
Anthropology, Architecture, Art History, Creative Writing, Culture, Dietetics & Nutrition, English, Gender Studies, History, International Business, International Studies, Italian, Literature, Photography, Political Science, Sociology, Studio Art
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2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
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Semester in Rome takes place at the American University of Rome, located on top of the Janiculum, Rome’s highest hill. The University is committed to providing a diversified curriculum that combines the numerous cultural and educational resources of Italy.

Here are some things to expect while on this unique program:
  • A timeless, exciting city - Rome is characterized by open-air cafés, quaint outdoor markets, timeless monuments, and the juxtaposition of ancient and modern architecture. Get lost in the streets and find yourself in the vibrant rhythms of the city’s timeless beauty.
  • A wide variety of courses taught by distinguished faculty – Semester in Rome offers a variety of exciting courses in art history, archaeology & classical studies, communication & film, business studies, international relations & global politics, fine arts, and Italian language & culture. Study Italian in Rome- where better to learn Italian?
  • A chance to live the motto “When in Rome, do as the Romans do” – We encourage you to immerse yourself in the culture, engage in the day-to-day life of a Roman, and do as much as possible to truly get a taste of the Roman way of life.
Rome is a tourist destination for people around the world, and it’s no wonder why. The city’s unparalleled glimpse into the past is a sight to behold! It offers countless historical, cultural, artistic, and even modern attractions to keep you busy during your semester.

There are many reasons to study on our Semester in Rome program, but here are a few of the key highlights that make this program unique.

While living in Rome, there's a never-ending list of museums to visit, monuments to see, and concerts to attend
•  Extracurricular activities such as gelato nights, cooking classes and soccer games 
•  Live in an epic city with world-famous food, cafés, and nightlife
•  Rome has a beautiful Mediterranean climate with comfortable weather
•  Small class sizes guarantee individual academic attention - study Italian in Rome, what better place to learn?

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018
Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Please see application instructions for this program below.