** 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.
Don't know Italian yet? No problem! CIEE's Language and Culture program for students with little or no Italian language background gives beginners and lower-intermediate level students a chance to fully immerse themselves in Italy by acquiring and developing targeted language skills. Ferrara will surprise you with its beauty, Old World charms, and places to explore – and you'll get to see them all with CIEE, from a breathtaking castle to Italy's most densely urbanized "art center."
Study abroad in Ferrara and you'll:
Immerse yourself in Italian through an intensive Italian language course, whether you are at a beginning or intermediate level
Take courses in English concerning contemporary and historic Italian issues
Visit art museums and cathedrals, and participate in group dinners and local festivals
Explore nearby cities such as Florence, Verona, Padua, Bologna, Siena, Venice, or Ravenna
Learn how to make Italian food by taking a cooking class