Master in Italian students can complete their degree in four 6-week summers in Bennington, Vermont or one or two 6-week summer followed by an academic year at the Middlebury School in Italy. Master in Applied Languages in Italian students spend a 6-week summer in Bennington, Vermont followed by an academic year at the Middlebury School in Italy.

Bennington, Vermont: Summer 2024

Dates July 5 - August 16
Credits 12 semester hours (4 Middlebury units)

Cost of Attendance*


  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Food

*Tuition, housing and food are included in total bill. Students are required to live on campus and have meals together in dining halls, organized by language. Cost of attendance is for first summer only.

Estimated Additional Expenses

Books $250
Personal $250
Travel $100 - $500

Students admitted to the MA program may apply for financial aid which can cover up to 100% of the four 6-week summer program option, depending on the student’s demonstrated need.

Florence, Italy: Year Abroad 2023-2024

Dates Early September - Late June
Tuition* $31,930

*Does not include housing and food, books and supplies, personal, travel, and visa/residency permit. These are considered out-of-pocket expenses, whose estimates can be found below:

Housing/Food $15,090
Books/Supplies $330
Personal $1,410
Travel from New York $1,400
Visa/Residency Permit $250
Total $18,480

Note: Personal expenses cover some basic necessities (local transportation, cell phone, bank fees, program-sponsored excursions, etc.) and do not include your discretionary spending (e.g. entertainment, fitness, and travel). All fees subject to change. Exchange rate: $1.01 = €1.00.

School in Italy Calendar


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Graduate students can apply for financial aid which can cover up to 100 percent of the cost of the program, depending on the student’s demonstrated need.