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Study in Florence, Italy

June 1 - 29 2018

What You Will Learn

The historic churches, museums, and piazzas of Florence will be our classroom, as we explore the history of Italian art and the techniques of photography and drawing on site.  During the four-week intensive course, students will be introduced to the history of Italian painting, sculpture, and architecture, while also creating their own works of art, whether through photography or drawing.  The program will include a weekend excursion to Rome.


Program Courses

All students are required to enroll in both art history and drawing, for a total of 6 credits.   

  • ARTH 4311 History of Italian Art
  • ARTS 4308I Disegno a Firenze (Drawing In Florence)


Program Criteria

Participants must complete the required online application and be officially admitted to the program.  For more information, see the Study Abroad Office’s website.



Both the study abroad office and CAPA provide resources and opportunities for scholarships.  For a complete listing please see the following links:

Texas State Study Abroad

CAPA Scholarships and Financial Aid


Financial Aid

Financial aid is available to students who wish to study abroad.  Please contact Mary Rios, Financial Aid and Scholarship Counselor (512-245-2655), for information, or visit the Texas State University Financial Aid website.