Salerno is the gateway to Italy’s famed Amalfi Coast, offering beautiful views of the Mediterranean and located only a short train ride from Rome. It is also an excellent destination for those who want to improve their Italian language skills. This program offers not only immersion in the Italian language through coursework and host family arrangements, but also an introduction to the warm culture of the Campania region of Italy through exciting group activities and excursions.
NEW IN 2018: The Italian Language in Salerno program has now expanded and will be offering not only a 200-level course, but also a beginners 100-level course. No prior language experience is necessary to participate in this program and take 6 hours of 100-level Italian in beautiful Salerno!
Minimum 2.5 GPA, good academic and disciplinary standing at UM, grade of C or better in most recently-completed Italian course (for those enrolling in Ital 298), course approval from Dr. Valerio Cappozzo or Dr. Paola D'Amora and from your academic dean's office
Program Price Includes:
Tuition, registration fee, housing, meals, program-sponsored excursions, international health insurance
Program Price Does Not Include:
UM Study Abroad Application Fee, transportation costs, personal spending money, books, passport/visa fees