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  • Locations: Cortona, Italy; Florence, Italy; Perugia, Italy; Rome, Italy; Torgiano, Italy
  • Program Terms: Maymester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Cost of Attendance Sheets: Maymester
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
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There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Category: UGA Residential Center Click here for a definition of this term Open to non-UGA students: Yes
Academic Level(s): Undergraduate Sponsor: University of Georgia
Type of Admission: By deadline or until program fills Participant Selection: Competitive
Click here for a definition of this term Number of Student Participants: 21-40 students Type of Instruction: Experiential, Lecture, Site Visits/Discussion
Classes With: U.S. Students, UGA Students Taught By: UGA/U.S. Professor(s)
College/School: Franklin, Terry Academic Area: Accounting, International Business
Language Program: No Language of Instruction: English
Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.5 or above Minimum number of credit hours: 6
Maximum number of credit hours: 6 Work Opportunity: No
Volunteer Opportunity: Yes Scholarship Availability: Yes
Housing Location: On-Campus Housing Type: Dorm/Student Residence
Adventure Sport: None
Program Description:
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Benvenuti!
Since 1970, the UGA Cortona Program, located in rolling hills of Tuscany, Italy, has been a leader in education abroad. It is UGA's oldest study abroad program calling the town of Cortona home for nearly 50 years. Today, UGA Cortona offers a variety of core courses including English, Psychology, Art History, Women's Studies, Photography, Science, and Business. This is in addition to an extensive list of beginning, intermediate and advanced-level Studio Art courses which makes up the bulk of our course offerings. No knowledge of the Italian Language is necessary; however, a number of our UGA Cortona Programs do offer ITAL courses. All students who participate on our programs will have the opportunity to earn UGA credit while enjoying the beautiful Tuscany, along with excursions to other Italian cities.  
 
There are many general study abroad scholarships available, including substantial need-based program-specific scholarships.


For full program details, please view the UGA Cortona website.
 


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Program Reviews:
Maymester 2019 Participant
A lifetime's worth of experiences in three weeks

Uma Swati Kasibhatla, Maymester 2019 Participant
Studying at Cortona was an amazing experience. The excursions to Rome and Florence were a lot of fun and we were able to experience the cities in-depth. Our free days were also a cool opportunity to explore Italy on our own and learn about things like navigating the train system.

Maymester 2019 Participant
I LOVED the program and feel like I learned so much from the experience!

Testimonial:
Testimonial:
I liked how we went on business visits to K-Array and Eataly. That was a good way to connect what we are learning in business classes in Athens to the study abroad. Also, trying all kinds of Italian food was incredible.
     — Ryan Muehlberger, Maymester 2019
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This program is currently not accepting applications.