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Bachelor's Degrees in Florence


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Marist's four-year bachelor degree program in Florence, Italy, in partnership with the Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici, is the only one of its kind. With this experience, you will not only earn a respected American bachelor's degree, but you will also have the opportunity to immerse yourself within the beauty and lifestyle of Italian culture.

A Wide Range of Bachelor's Degrees in Florence

Marist College invites you to study abroad with their four-year bachelor's degree program in partnership with Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici in Florence, Italy. This undergraduate degree program has been designed to meet the academic needs of qualified students from around the world looking to earn their bachelor's degree while studying abroad. Marist accepts and reviews applications for study at the Marist-Italy campus throughout the year. Students are admitted for either the fall semester (September) or the spring semester (January). To learn more about the admission process and requirements, visit the Admission page.

The Marist-Italy program is the only four-year U.S. bachelor's degree program in Florence, Italy. Courses are taught in English by international faculty. In addition to focused classes related to the major, undergraduate students will begin taking courses in Marist’s recognized Core Curriculum designed to develop the undergraduate students’ critical thinking, writing, and communication skills.  The Marist College Florence, Italy study abroad program offers 4-year degrees in various majors including Studio Art, Art History, Conservation Studies, Digital Media, Fashion Design, Interior Design, Global Marketing Communication, and Italian Language in addition to several certificate programs. The Marist-Italy program provides students earning their bachelor's degree abroad with a balanced education that will prepare them for either continued education or a professional career. View the full course catalog >


"One of the reasons I chose to study here is because I knew I would be experiencing something so different – to live in a city that is so international, that I could have so many options right outside my door."

- Isabella Cammarata, BA in Global Marketing Communication

More than just study abroad

Studying abroad is a great way to broaden your horizons and step outside your comfort zone. But earning your Bachelor's degree at Marist's Italy campus is more than just studying abroad - it's a cultural immersive experience you won't find at any other college.

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Live in the Heart of Italian Heritage

Florence is bursting with generations of Italian history and heritage just waiting to be explored.

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Experiential Learning

Why read about the Colosseum or the Sistine Chapel in a textbook when you can study them first-hand?

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Access the World

Florence is a global center which provides easy travel access to European destinations.

Earning Your Bachelor's While Experiencing the Florentine Culture

Live, learn and earn an American bachelor’s degree from a highly-respected College in the center of one of Italy’s most-loved and historic cities. The Marist College Florence, Italy study abroad program provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to get a highly-coveted undergraduate education while being immersed in the Italian culture.

Whether you are looking to experience the historic art and architecture, or modern fashion and digital media, the four-year degree program through Marist College at the Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici in Florence, Italy, can provide you with a once-in-a-lifetime educational experience. Immerse yourself in culture, tradition, and art while earning your bachelor’s degree in a city that is young, vital and cutting-edge.