Center for International Education

Italy

Nazareth College's exchange program with the Universita degli Studi G. D'Annunzio in Pescara, Italy and study abroad program with Santa Reparata International School of Art (SRISA) enable students to gain firsthand knowledge of contemporary Italy. Each curriculum presents students with an understanding of Italian history, politics, arts, and culture. Italy has attracted millions of foreign visitors for centuries, with increasing numbers of students choosing to study there each year.

Programs Available

Program Highlights

  • Italy’s unique geography offers everything from majestic mountains to hundreds of miles of glorious coastline, tiny hilltop villages, and glamorous, modern cities. 
  • Ideal for lovers of art, architecture and history, Italy has more United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Sites than any other country.  
  • Students visit many artistic and historical landmarks. Group excursions could include Venice, Assisi, Florence, Naples, Capri, Pompeii, the Amalfi Coast, and Tivoli. 

Italy

    "Becoming Part of the Host Family"
    "See Locks on the Ponte del Mare"
    "Fans of Serie A- Pescara Soccer Team"

    Program Director

    Maria Rosaria Vitti-Alexander

    Maria Rosaria Vitti-Alexander

    Professor of Italian / Director of the Study Abroad for Pescara & Florence Italy / Coordinator of Casa Italiana in Foreign Languages & Literature
    Coordinator of Casa Italiana in Casa Italiana
    585-389-2688
    mvittia6@naz.edu
    Golisano Academic Center 393