The Syracuse Academy is an international school specialized in study abroad programs for college students in Sicily, with a focus on Mediterranean Studies, both ancient and contemporary. With over 30 years experience as an educational center, Syracuse Academy offers the ideal environment for hands on field studies: it is located in the city center of Syracuse, next to the world famous archaeological park and museum.
Students can specialize in liberal arts, humanities, social sciences including immigration studies, and STEM field studies courses such as Marine Biology, Mediterranean Ecosystems, Volcanology. All courses are offered in English.
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
Access to International Phone Plans
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
- Open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- Completed API application
- University Approval Form
- One letter of recommendation (with supplemental statements as needed)
- One official transcript
- Entry requirements: valid passport