Note: IT 140 – Italian Language & Culture for Study Abroad, offered at Penn State in the fall semester, is highly recommended for students who enroll in semester programs.

Italy and Switzerland: Cross-cultural Engagement and Technical Presentation

Programs supported:

  • Open to all majors

Milan: Polytechnic University of Milan

Programs supported:

  • Biomedical Engineering

Rome, Italy: Architectural Engineering

Programs supported:

  • Architectural Engineering

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Temple: Rome

Programs supported:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Engineering Science
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering

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The mission of Global Engineering Engagement is to create an environment that embraces the values of international education, where access to global exposure and opportunities to develop cross-cultural competence is pervasive. We believe that it is within our reach to ensure that all engineering students can become internationally engaged.

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College of Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University

208 Hammond Building

University Park, PA 16802