A U.S.-accredited art school, SACI offers graduate and undergraduate programs in traditional and contemporary studio arts, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Emphasizing direct, hands-on experience through on-site work and travel, SACI programs immerse students in the vibrant and historic art community of Florence and highlight the essential role of art and design in how we shape and sustain our planet both socially and environmentally. Students work side-by-side with passionate faculty members to challenge artistic boundaries and explore new creative directions. Beyond the classroom, students explore the studios, museums, and galleries of Italy and Europe.
SACI’s programs include Academic Year and Semester Abroad; Late Spring and Summer; Venice Summer and Venice Biennale; Post-Bac in Studio Art and Conservation; MFA in Studio Art, Photography, and Communication Design; MA in Art History; Gap Year Abroad; and Non-Credit Studies.