High School Italian Immersion & Global Leadership in Italy
Thanks to its centuries of fascinating history, it’s no wonder that Italy continues to be one of the most popular high school study abroad destinations! Italians take pride in the beauty of life and they’ve been responsible for some of the best art, food, and fashion the world has ever seen. The country’s unbelievable landscape includes glorious mountains, exciting cities, amazing beaches, and forty-four UNESCO World Heritage sites (more than any other country!). With safety, authenticity, and livability at the forefront, SPI Italy program locations are ideal Italian and Latin language immersion destinations.
Why SPI Italy?
> Ideal, authentic immersion. Tuscany is the cultural heart of Italy and our program in Siena is positioned for exceptional immersive experiences.
> Safe, secure, and reliable. For decades, Italy has been one of Europe’s best study abroad destinations.
> Excellent college preparation. Rigorous Italian language and Latin studies combine with a unique global leadership component.
> Fun, food and new friends!
SPI Italian Immersion in Italy
The core elements of SPI’s high school study abroad programs in Italy include a meaningful homestay or student residence experience, intensive Italian language courses and Latin studies, global leadership and cultural enrichment, afternoon elective activities and inspiring travel excursions guided by our on-site team of directors. Our program’s unique elements focus on the practical acquisition of Italian by putting students in real world settings, where they are better able to grow linguistically and culturally. Keeping safety, authenticity, and livability in mind, SPI offers an inspiring location for its high school study abroad programs in Italy.
SUMMER PROGRAMS IN ITALY
SPI offers an immersion program for Italian and Latin students in the heart of Tuscany in Siena.
Tucked in the heart of the Tuscan hills, Siena remains one of the pristine cultural centers of Italy. Students immerse into one of the Western world’s oldest civilizations.