Taormina is an ideal location to study abroad for a semester or yearlong program for the student who is interested in total immersion into the Italian culture and language. A quaint medieval city, Taormina’s charm captivates students as they find themselves welcomed into the everyday life of this vibrant community. Host families extend learning during relaxed dinner conversations during the traditional Sicilian meals provided.
In Taormina, students enrolled in semester study abroad programs are surrounded by architecture boasting Greek, Roman, Arabic, Byzantine, French and Spanish roots, simply meandering through Taormina’s winding, hilly streets uncovers a classroom of history. Semester study abroad students attend classes in a historical 19th century building where classes are limited to a maximum of 10 students.
Cost of Study Abroad Semester in Italy Program for 12 week program: 7,995 €uro (12 credits)