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CAS Government/Politics of Western Europe
Assisi, Italy; Florence, Italy; Rome, Italy; Sorrento, Italy; Venice, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer
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Credit Type: Travel Course Credit (International Program)
Program Description:
Program Description:
American Government or Politics of Western Europe
Instructors: Chad Hankinson and Farida Jalalzai
Location: Italy
Courses: POLS 1113 or 3143 - 3 credit hours
Travel Dates: May 19 - 30, 2019
Course Dates: April 29 - July 5, 2019


The Grand Tour of Italy is exactly that. Grand. From Venice’s endless canals to each Roman piazza, Italy has no shortage of awe-inspiring sights. You’ll see Doge’s Palace pale façade change color at sunset, stroll over the Bridge of Sighs and explore the ruins of the ancient Roman Forum on this show stopping tour of Italian culture.

Course Costs:                
Tuition and Fees: $700
     (includes $100 deposit billed at the time of enrollment).
     (This tuition amount could possibly increase after July 1 if OSU tuition increases)
Explorica Tour Costs: $3,954*
     *Airfare is included in the tour costs. Tour fee can increase after as the year goes on unless price is locked in.

The costs include tuition and fees, travel insurance, flight, tour, lodging, some meals, excursions, and transportation. The costs do not include additional meals, passport or additional airline fees, and any miscellaneous costs a student might wish to incur.

To enroll: Contact Shane O'Mealey in the Arts and Sciences Outreach office to set up an appointment and be accepted into the program.   405-744-5647.  All applicants must have an appointment to travel on the course. You can begin your course application but you will not be able to proceed without an appointment.

You will also need to sign up for the tour directly, as well as enrolling with OSU.

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 02/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission 05/20/2019 05/29/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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