|Program Type||Take classes at ACCENT study center in Florence; classes taught in English by Italian and international faculty|
|Program Level||1000–3000 level courses|
|Courseload||Students are required to maintain a minimum of 13 credit enrollment status per semester or maintain the minimum program credit enrollment determined by their study abroad program, whichever is greater. 13–18 credits per semester|
Study Italian language while also taking courses taught in English in a variety of fields. You'll be able to satisfy liberal education requirements and have the opportunity to gain professional experience through an internship with a Florentine company
Check out the Course List for syllabi and brief course descriptions as well as University of Minnesota–Twin Cities course equivalencies.
All semester courses will incorporate excursions and local study tours around Florence to engage you with the local culture. The following extended study tour may be incorporated into the semester program:
- 5 day/4 night visit to Taormina, a Sicilian city fused with poetic beauty and history. While in Sicily, you will study the Italian language and also explore places like Mt Etna, Siracusa, Noto, and Catania
Where applicable, select the number of semesters (or equivalent) of language instruction you will have completed by the time you start the program.