International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987



Italian Culture & Liberal Arts -The American University of Rome

The J-Term (January Term) program is designed for students wanting to complete a Culture or Liberal Arts course in an intensive format. Each course offers a field trip as part of the curriculum.

This program can be taken as a precursor to a semester program or as an individual program. This program is ideal for students looking for a iconic Italian experience short term.

The J-Term session is open to students who have a 2.50 GPA. Courses are taught in English. Courses will be taught by local and international faculty. Classmates are international students, the majority of whom are North American.

Gap students are also eligible for this program.

Please note that the J-Term program price does not include airport pick-up, drop-off, or excursions.


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must be at least 18 years old by the program start date.

Course Information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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