Study Abroad at SACI

Study Abroad with SACI

As an MFA student, you have the opportunity to earn 18 credits toward your degree at Studio Arts Centers International (SACI) in Florence, Italy. There, you can study ceramics, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Studio Art Centers International (SACI)

The centerpiece of our study abroad program is Marywood's Italian Campus for outstanding art students at Studio Art Centers International (SACI) in the heart of Florence, Italy. Students may apply to study in Florence for a semester or summer session.

Once there, you can choose from a full curriculum of courses: drawing, painting, fresco, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video and filmmaking, graphic design, interior design, illustration, jewelry, art history, museology, art conservation, and more.

SACI is recognized as one of the leading overseas institutions in the areas of studio art and art history. SACI studios are only a brief walk from many of the greatest works in all of Western art. Integrated into the SACI program are frequent field trips that offer access to important cultural sites throughout Italy. This program includes field trips to important locations throughout Italy. All courses are taught in English, so it's easy to assimilate to Italian culture.