What is ILS? The International Leadership Semester is an 89-day study abroad program in Rome, Italy.
Why ILS? Along with the academic component, the International Leadership Semester offers a uniquely personalized approach to leadership training, one that is not available in other study abroad programs.
Cost: €15,000-Includes study material, lodging, weekday lunches, two weekend trips, cell phone and wifi.
Classes: Core classes: Pinnacle of Leadership (includes speaker series), Leaders in Roman History (includes tours) and Entrepreneurship. Elective options vary from International Management to Western Civilization. An Italian Language course is also offered.
Accreditation: 15-18 academic credits (credits vary by academic institution)
Vacation: During the course there is a 9-day vacation and there are 3-day weekends to explore Rome and other European cities.
Passport: Students who stay for 90 days or less can enter and leave the country with their passport. Students who wish to stay longer must apply for a 6-12 month student visa.