FLORENCE Experience

Discover what life in Florence is like as a student abroad. Your life beyond the classroom is an important experience as well and there is no better place than Florence to discover new friends, faces, places, and tastes! ISI Florence organizes many extra-curricular activities to help you on your discovery of this exciting town.

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Academic Programs

General Studies

The General Studies program is open to all students and allows for maximum flexibility when choosing courses at the Institute. Students must enroll in a minimum of 12 and a maximum of 17 credits per semester and include one course in Italian language.

Academic Programs

Florentia Scholars Program

This Program is defined by enriched coursework and field experiences, enhanced cultural immersion, and collaboration with other motivated students. While completing your own research project, you will also be able to spend the semester immersed in Italian culture.

Academic Programs

Advanced Architecture

The Institute runs two architecture program tracks. Thanks to the high caliber of its faculty and the Institute’s partnership with the Università degli Studi di Firenze, the programs offer a unique opportunity to work on actual architectural projects in Florence and nearby towns in Tuscany in diverse and stimulating historic urban contexts.

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Istituto Marangoni Fashion

This special program offers students a unique opportunity to study fashion and multimedia design in Florence, one of the most important European centers for Fashion, Istituto Marangoni.

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Summer Programs

Each summer we offer a 6 1/2 week program that runs from mid-May through the end of June. Nearly all the courses have field trips and excursions as part of the curriculum.

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Rising Sun

The Palace of the Rising Sun

FEBRUARY 17, 2017 BY CHRISTINA INFANTINO SHARE THIS... On December 13-14, 2016 Palazzo Rucellai hosted a conference on cultural relationships and…

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ISI Profiles

Meet our faculty! At ISI Florence classes are taught by international faculty members with a demonstrated passion for their subject. Our professors are devoted to challenging students in all aspects of their study abroad experience, aiming to foster a new understanding of international travel, cultural integration, and personal growth.

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