There are many ways to study abroad at FIT, whether you're looking for a short stay in another country or something more long-term. You can also choose from a long list of courses taught by FIT faculty or faculty members at partner schools.

FIT in Italy

  • FIT has two residential programs located in Italy: one campus in Florence and one in Milan. 
  • Students pay FIT tuition and fees in addition to a program fee.
  • Students take FIT courses following the curriculum of their degree program. 

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Semester Abroad Programs 

There are two types of semester programs: Exchanges and Semester Study Abroad.

1. Exchange Programs

  • Exchange Programs are FIT programs at institutions with which FIT has a collaborative agreement.
  • Exchanges are typically on a 1:1 ratio. For every participating FIT student per semester, an international student will study at FIT.
  • Students pay FIT tuition and fees.
  • Students take courses for transfer credit. 

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2. Semester Study Abroad

  • Semester Study Abroad Programs are programs where students are enrolled for one semester at a host institution. 
  • Semester Study Abroad Programs typically do not have a selected program capacity.
  • Students pay the tuition and fees of the host institution. 
  • Students take courses for transfer credit.

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Summer/Winter Courses

  • Summer/Winter Courses are short-term study abroad programs that take place during the summer or winter sessions.
  • Students take one FIT course abroad with FIT faculty.
  • Students pay a program fee plus FIT tuition and fees, per credit hour.
  • Students receive credit for the FIT course taken abroad. 

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CCIS/SUNY Programs

  • CCIS/SUNY programs are offered through the College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS) or the SUNY System.
  • Students can participate in semester programs and summer/winter courses, which is dependent upon their degree program eligibility. 

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Related Information

Learn about the withdrawal and refund policies for these programs.