** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Florence University of the Arts (FUA) presents a contemporary and thorough approach to a Liberal Arts education, along with an extensive curriculum in Studio Arts. With small classes taught by a highly qualified international faculty, every course aims to enhance the social, intercultural and professional experience of each student. Students have the opportunity to choose classes from any of the 8 schools/departments contained within Florence University of the Arts.
FUA Academic Programs:
Semester Programs (Fall and Spring)
3 weeks (3 - 6 credits)
4 weeks (6 - 9 credits)
6 weeks (6 - 9 credits) with:
Optional 1 week "Cultural Introduction to Italy"
AND/OR Optional Internship
12 weeks (9 - 12 credits) + Optional Internship
Areas of Study:
Business and Economics
Communication and Publishing
Digital Imaging and Visual Arts
Fashion, Accessories and Tech
Food and Wine Studies
Interior and Visual Design
Italian Studies and Linguistics
Life Studies/Human Services
Sport and Health Sciences
SAI oversees and coordinates all aspects of student enrollment, including application processing, course selection and credit, visa preparation, housing, student health insurance, transcripts, pre-departure, on-site orientation & advising, and cell phone service.