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Study Abroad in Rome, Italy

Imagine living and studying in the most culturally significant western metropolis of the past two millennia. Rome is not only renowned for vestiges of its rich past, but also for its continued influence on modern art and culture, business, fashion, and cuisine.  Spend your days exploring the Colosseum, Pantheon, or Trevi Fountain, sitting in a cafe sipping espresso or eating gelato, and gazing at the artistic masterpieces of Michelangelo or Caravaggio. 

In fall 2020, experience life in this beautiful city while enrolled in 12 units that are CSU/UC transferable.

Interested? Email CRUBIO19@MTSAC.EDU for more information.

Learn More About Studying Abroad in Rome

Rome, Italy (Fall 2020)

Participating in Study Abroad is a way to change the way you see yourself as well as the world around you. Wherever you go, you will discover a world of new possibilities.

Attend one of the following winter information sessions to learn more about studying in Rome for fall 2020. All sessions will be held in the Language Learning Center on campus (77-1005):

  • Thursday, January 23 at 11 AM
  • Monday, February 02 at 2:30 PM
  • Tuesday, February 11 at  2:30 PM

Eligibility for all programs requires a cumulative GPA of 2.5 in at least 12 units of previous college level course work at an accredited college.  First year students enrolled in 12 units may be accommodated with a "work-in-progress" form submitted by the application deadline.  If you are interested in applying for one of the programs send an email to with your name and phone number.

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Contact Us

M, W & Th:  8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue: 8 am - 12 pm
Building 26A, Room 1610
Inside the Teacher's Prep Institute
(909) 274-4534 (Cassie Rubio)

The Southern California Foothills Consortium for Study Abroad is a cooperative venture among the community college districts of Antelope Valley College, Barstow Community College, Chaffey College, Citrus College, College of the Canyons, College of the Desert, Crafton Hills College, MiraCosta College, Mt. San Antonio College, Mt. San Jacinto College, Rio Hondo College, San Bernardino Valley College and Victor Valley College in partnership with The American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS). This partnership allows students to make normal progress toward their undergraduate degrees while utilizing foreign resources and cross-cultural experiences. Students who attend other community colleges and universities are welcome to apply. Financial aid is available to eligible students.