Program Details

Intern in Florence offers a wide range of internships in numerous locations, giving you all the flexibility you need to get the right internship at the right time in your academic career. Select a program from a month to a year in length. We encourage you
Florence, Italy
Program Type:
Intern Abroad
Degree Level:
Fall Semester, Rolling Starts, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Semester, Year Round
Work Types:
Arts & Architecture, Business, Education, Fashion, Hospitality, Journalism, Law, Psychology, Religion, Sciences & Environment, Social Sciences

Program Overview

Program Description:

On Intern in Florence, your international internship will be tailored to your personal, academic, and professional goals. We’ll work with you one-on-one to find the perfect placement. Start getting excited about: A customized internship in Italy – We know you aren’t traveling to Italy to scoop gelato or service bicycles. Don’t worry. Our internships take into account your career goals, interests, and skills. Our international internships will offer you opportunities in a variety of subject fields. We will customize the experience just for you! If you are interested in fashion, art, or architecture, we have got you covered! We can even offer internships in law, nutrition, counseling or even wedding planning! Whatever your study or interest, Florence will have an internship waiting for you! Learn Italian - You’ll take 3 weeks of intensive Italian language that will begin at the same time as your internship and have the option of adding on 3 additional weeks or having a private tutor! All the flexibility you need – Perhaps you want to work in Florence for the full semester. Or maybe you are looking for a rewarding international experience over the summer. Either way, we can accommodate you! Our internships can be 6 weeks, a full semester, or anything in between. Amazing food options- You’ll eat delicious Italian cuisine from family-owned restaurants found everywhere in Florence. You can also buy food at the two-story market in the city center to make your own Italian food at home. Easy traveling- You can easily take a plane or train to explore anywhere in the rest of Italy, or even the rest of Europe! 360° Networking Toolkit - You will receive business cards, resume/interview coaching, and an internship completion certificate. You’ll also gain access to a seminar series on topics such as developing and maximizing a LinkedIn account, interview expectations, adding the experience to your resume, and more! Jump-start your career with the CISabroad global network!

Intern in Florence offers a wide range of internships in numerous locations, giving you all the flexibility you need to get the right internship at the right time in your academic career. Select a program from a month to a year in length. We encourage you to stay as long as you can to get the most out of your internship placement and immerse yourself in the culture. Internships are available in the following fields*: Business • Advertising • Event Planning/Management • Hospitality/Tourism • Marketing Communications • Communication • Film and Television • Journalism • Public Relations Health Science • Food Studies/Nutrition Social Sciences & Humanities • Education • Social Work STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) • Information Technology Visual/Performing Arts & Design • Design • Fashion Design • Music/Theater/Dance • Studio Art/Art History Don't see your field? Contact an advisor and we'll be happy to help find the best internship for you! *Placements in the fields above are not guaranteed due to the changing needs of the local businesses/organizations and applicant qualifications. We always try to make the best match for you!

If you've ever wanted an international internship in Italy, then check out our Intern in Florence program! Here are a few of the key highlights that make this program unique. Diverse internship placements Get a full description of your internship placement before you leave so you can feel confident and prepared! Italian language courses get you exploring the city and practicing with the locals Intensive Italian-language course and optional private Italian-language tutoring Work in Florence with Italians and people from all over the world Comprehensive orientation and on-site support A full cultural calendar allows you to enjoy Florence’s best music, art, dance, and food Cook for yourself in your apartment or enjoy food from the local market and many restaurants Everything you could ever need or want is within walking distance of the city center Tours of Florence included in Italian Language courses

Setting Description:
Florence is located in the heart of Tuscany, an incredibly scenic part of Italy. It boasts a year-round mild climate, and is perfect for wandering around and exploring on your own. Florence also has public buses to take you further afield, and affordable trains will take you into other well-known Italian cities! The city itself is moderate-sized, so it won’t intimidate you but also will never leave you bored. Visit world-famous artworks like Michelangelo’s David and the Duomo, and take in the view from the incredible Ponte Vecchio! You’ll fall in love with everything Florence has to offer, from the vibrant markets to the unparalleled scenery.
For current prices and dates please visit the CISabroad website.

Additional Program Information

Scholarships Description:
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