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Florence, Italy cityscape

Italy Business Program 2018

May 13 – June 2, 2018

  • BUS 122 - Principles of Marketing (3 credit hours)

Florence is one of the most innovative and exciting destinations in the world for commerce in food, fashion, and cars. Students will experience first hand the strategic role that marketing plays in any business and be able to compare and contrast the European way with the US way of marketing.

Note: This trip is targeted to students in CLC’s business or business related fields.

Prerequisites: At least one of the following: BUS 121 or 6 credits in BUS classes.

Cost:  $5,500*

*Trip cost subject to change due to unanticipated changes in currency exchange rate, airline and accommodation variations.

Cost Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • Double-occupancy housing (additional cost for single occupancy)
  • Most meals
  • In-country transportation
  • Cultural excursions/activities (as arranged for this program)
  • Trip cancellation insurance

Cost Excludes:

  • College of Lake County tuition and fees
  • Passport fees
  • Incidental/personal expenses
  • Optional excursions
  • Additional meals
  • Travel medicine

Information Sessions


Application deadline: February 15, 2018

Apply Online via the Education Abroad Portal.

Withdrawal Information:  Your deposit and other fees are refundable if you withdraw from the program no later than February 22, 2018. Withdraws must be made in writing and submitted to

Scholarship Information

Study abroad scholarships are available through the Center for International Education for eligible participants. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must have already applied and been accepted to the study abroad program.

Scholarship deadline: February 22, 2018

View CLC Study Abroad Scholarship information

Faculty Leaders

Lori Oriatti
Instructor, Business Administration

Study Abroad Coordinator

Liliana Ware
Academic Operations Manager
Business & Social Sciences Div