Overseas Study Programs

Explore the architecture of Barcelona

Experience the vibrant city of Barcelona, a hub of innovation and creativity. You’ll explore architectural and industrial design through the lens of the city by completing an intensive furniture design course at the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.

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Fine tune your skills in Florence

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Spend your days drawing and painting on location in the scenic parks, gardens, and city squares of Florence, all while immersing yourself in Italian language and culture.

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Make photo-worthy memories in Japan

Experience both historical and modern Japanese culture through a series of field trips to notable museums and galleries, all while studying photography through the Kyoto University of Art and Design.

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Expand your printmaking in Venice

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Venice is home to many of the world’s most visually striking and culturally rich buildings, libraries, and museums. You’ll have the opportunity to meet with noteworthy European artists while studying at the prestigious Scuola Internazionale di Grafica.

Learn about the Venice program