Location: Florence, Italy
Time of Year: Fall, Spring, Summer semester
Academic Year: Junior/Senior year (CoAD students), Sophomore/Junior year (A&S students)
Application Method: Paper application available in Study Abroad Office.
Application Deadline: Fall- April 15, Spring- Oct. 1, Summer- April 1. Due to the Study Abroad Office.
Areas of Study: Architecture, Business, Economics, English, General & JR/SR Elective, Humanities, Interior Architecture, Psychology, Urban Design
Program Description: Students take classes in the Palazzo dei Cerchi, a prestigious building in the historic center of Florence that dates from around 1280. The internal and external Palazzo was renovated in 2004. Its state-of-the-art classrooms and lecture halls are newly furnished and updated. The Florence Program and the Palazzo dei Cerchi are owned and operated by Kent State University.
Accommodations: Participants in the semester program live in apartments provided through Kent State. All apartments are fully furnished and located within the ancient city walls and within walking distance of the Palazzo.
Approximate Program Costs: $10,000 plus LTU tuition costs
Summer- $3,300 plus LTU tuition costs
Included with Costs: Airfare to/from Florence, Program Fee, Field Trip Fee, Health Insurance, & HousingWebsite: http://www.kent.edu/educationabroad/florence/index.cfm