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CIEE Liberal Arts Program in Ferrera, Italy
Ferrara, Italy
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Program Sponsor: CIEE 
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Language of Instruction: English, Hungarian Minimum Cumulative GPA: 2.75
Minimum Class Standing: Sophomore Housing: Apartment, Homestay
Pre-requisite Subjects: 4 semesters of college-level Italian or the equivalent Field of Study: Art, Art History, English, Film and Media Arts, History, Language: Italian, Markets and Culture, Political Science
SMU Abroad Application Cycle: August 15-October 1 for Spring, January 15-March 1 for Fall Summer 2016 Program Dates: Study
Program Description:

CIEE Liberal Arts Program in Ferrera, Italy
Spend a semester or a year improving your Italian language skills and knowledge of contemporary and historical Italy in one of its most beautiful, renaissance towns.

Whether you’re an intermediate or advanced level Italian student, CIEE study abroad in Ferrara offers intensive coursework, homestay options and cultural activities that provide you with a challenging and truly immersive international experience. 

Study abroad in Italy and you will:

  • Study on a program which offers highly effective and innovative Italian language teaching for intermediate to advanced level language students
  • Speak Italian every day in a true Italian environment
  • Visit local festivals, art museums, and cathedrals, and join in group dinners
  • Get to know nearby cities such as Mantua, Bologna, Siena,  Venice, Verona, and Padua
  • Enroll in university courses and study alongside Italians if you have advanced language skills
Find out more. 

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017 10/01/2016** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

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