The 4 week Summer Program consists of study during the month of June. This program is well suited for students seeking summer academic credit, or the independent or non-traditional student seeking a meaningful educational experience at the Florence School. Students may enroll in 2 classes for a total of 6 academic credit hours. Summertime in Florence is very active and students may take advantage of the wide variety of cultural, artistic, and social events that Florence and Italy has to offer.
Florence is an incredibly beautiful city often called "the birthplace of the modern world". It offers an amazing sensation of "seeing" and feeling": with the sheer magnificence of the Duomo, the incredible collections of the Uffizi, Galleria dell'Accademia, the frescoes in the Capella Brancacci, and literally hundreds of smaller sites, churches and palaces which contain several centuries of an electrifying history and culture.