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AIFS Study Abroad in Florence: Semester Internship


Fall, Spring


8/23/17-12/1/17 ; 1/19/18-5/4/18

Degree Level



Students must meet all the required criteria for admission to Richmond, The American International University in London and have:

- enrolled at least 45 semester credits by time the program begins and enrolled in a full-time degree program
- 2.75 minimum GPA for students with at least 75 semester credits; 3.0 minimum GPA for -students with 45-74 semester credits
- a thoroughly and thoughtfully completed internship application which forms part of their -portfolio and a completed academic year and semester application
- paid or unpaid work experience during the last two years
- letter of reference from a former employer
- two letters of academic reference
- a current resumé
- students must have a minimum age of 18 by the application deadline

Minimum Education

High School

Intern Types

  • Art & Fine Arts
  • Art History
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Culinary Arts & Cooking
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Fashion Business
  • Fashion Design
  • History
  • Hospitality
  • Humanities
  • International Relations
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Media
  • Museum Studies
  • Music
  • Photography
  • Political Science & Politics
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Theater, Drama, & Dance
  • Tourism


  • English
  • Italian

Subject Areas

  • Art History
  • Arts
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Culinary Arts
  • Culture
  • Design
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Fashion Design & Merchandising
  • History
  • International Business
  • Italian
  • Marketing, Advertising, & Pr
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Tv & Media Production

Program Fees Include:

AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. Comprehensive fees cover tuition and housing with $800,000 in scholarship and grant funding available each year. A meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service are also included. Coordinated AIFS Flight Packages are available.

Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide, European and American Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays

Scholarships are Available

AIFS Scholarships are available. Each year, more than $800,000 in scholarships and grants is available to students on AIFS Study Abroad programs.

Application Process Involves

  • Essay
  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Letters of Reference

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Job and Internship Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home

Institution Affiliates:

World Youth Student & Educational Travel Confederation