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  • Locations: Milan, Italy; Turin, Italy
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Abroad Year Application Deadline Decision Date Program Start Date Program End Date
Spring Break 2019 10/31/2018 ** N/A 03/15/2019 03/24/2019

** Students will be notified of acceptance by email and through their online application.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Program Type: GSU
Sponsoring College: College of Education Credit Type: GSU Credit
Program Description:
Please click the link for the Program Description for Medical Evaluations for Exploring the Impact of Historical and Cultural Contexts on the Italian Education System.

As one of the oldest civilizations and a longstanding member of the EU, Italy has a unique place in Europe.   Students from the College of Education at Georgia State University will have an opportunity to experience a culture different from their own while seeing how Italy deals with issues in their effort to educate their children while maintaining their rich cultural traditions.

Students will learn not only about the educational system, but also the role of education in the country’s social system.  Students will be able to notice the similarities and differences between schools in the U.S. and Italy in how each deal with various educational issues.  

Costs: Program fee $2395; tuition for 3 credit hours, please see Tuition Rates; and mandatory student fees (only the BOR Institutional fee and Technology fee).  Please note that program costs may vary at any time according to currency fluctuations and travel arrangements.

Tentative pricing information:

1st deposit is due 10/31/2018 - $395 (refundable if you don’t get an IEF scholarship)
Payment 1 is due 11/15/2018 - $1000
Final payment is due 1/8/2019 - $1000
All expenses are included except for food.

Contact: Dr. John Kesner, Department of Early Childhood Education
Phone: 404-413-8245