- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: Italy
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: Independent Provider
- Session Start: June
- Session Length: Four Weeks
- Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th, PG
- Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
- Sub-Categories: College Application, Social Justice, Writing, Italian
- Selective: No
- Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
- Minimum Cost: > $3,000
- Application Deadline: 04/01/22
- Career Clusters: Health Science, Human Services
- Call: 800.225.4262
Spend your summer getting a global perspective! Study global issues through an Italian context, earn college credit, and connect with your peers around the world. Learn conversational Italian, explore Siena and Florence through engaging activities and excursions, and immerse in local daily life while living with a host family. Cap off your amazing summer experience with a visit to Rome and Vatican City.
CET Global Perspectives: Italy is more than your typical educational travel program. Immersive housing, language and cultural activities, and seeing the sights are just the beginning. A summer with CET lets you take the experience further.
You examine how global issues impact local communities, exploring topics such as inequality, environmental sustainability, and public health. Course themes are brought to life through engaging out-of-class learning that connects you to experts and local networks. In addition to sharing the experience with your cohort in Siena, you also engage in an ongoing discussion with your peers on the program in 6 countries, making your takeaways even more global.
CET Global Perspectives: Italy includes:
- Course materials, activities, and excursions
- 15 hours of Italian language lessons (no previous language experience required)
- All housing and meals, including a homestay during your time in Siena
- College credit on an official transcript from Dickinson College
- Group travel to Florence, San Gimignano, and Rome
- Staff supervision and 24/7 support
Cost and Session Information
Session Dates: June 26 - July 19, 2022
Program Fee: $5,980
Priority, Financial Assistance, and Scholarship: Feb. 1, 2022
Final: April 1, 2022
CET is committed to increasing access to study abroad and global education experiences for high school students and makes every effort to provide awards to deserving students. All students are eligible to apply for financial assistance and scholarships through their online CET accounts.