Castigloin Italy

Engineering Ethics - Italy

This study abroad program is intended to provide all Texas A&M students with an in-depth experience of Italy. Students will experience the diverse culture, history, language, government, and economy of Tuscany. This program consists of one course instructed using an integrated teaching methodology, which promotes active, engaged, and self-directed learning, and multiple field trips. Technical visits, cultural visits, and interaction with Italian students will build students’ global competency and prepare them to join the global engineering industry.


    • Locations: Tuscany, Italy
    • Dates: May 21 - June 8, 2018

Location Information

Tuscany, Italy

Participants will spend three weeks in and around the Italian region of Tuscany. Students will take field trips to Firenze (Florence), Arezzo, and Bologna.

For more information contact

Faculty Leaders

Dr. Glen Miller
Department of Philosophy
Room 418 YMCA Building | (979) 847-6131

Mr. Rodney Boehm
Engineering Academic & Student Affairs
Room 102H EIC | (979) 458-5978

Engineering Global Programs
Engineering Activities Building A

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Ms. Erin Kibler
Study Abroad Program Office
3262 TAMU | (979) 845-0544

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Courses Offered

ENGR 482 - Ethics and Engineering (3 CR) - Required course for ALL engineering majors

Cross-listed with PHIL 482.

Prerequisite: Junior classification (expected by start of program).

Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Good academic standing with university
  • Approval of the professor
  • Required to attend ALL program specific orientations

Scholarship & Financial Aid


The Study Abroad Programs Office offers scholarships based on merit and financial need. Applications are available through Scholarships & Financial Aid and deadlines are listed on the website below. The Continuing Student Scholarship application opens Nov. 1, 2017 and closes at 11:59 p.m. Feb. 1, 2018. To apply, please visit:

Financial Aid

Federal and state financial aid and some scholarships may often be used toward the cost of Texas A&M University study abroad programs. If you have any other questions, please contact the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (2nd Floor Pavilion) or (979) 845-3236.

Funding is available in many forms. For complete information on funding opportunities, please visit the Study Abroad Program Office for financial resources:


The following chart estimates the total out of pocket expenses a student may have participating in this program.
Cost subject to change.

Estimated Program Fee (subject to change)Cost
Housing, Tours, Excursions, Group Meals, Coordination and Administration, Faculty Expenses, Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI), SAPO Administrative Fee, Miscellaneous $4,300
Additional Expenses (not included in program fee) 
Tuition & Fees (in-state resident for 3 credit hours) $1,300*
International Airfare $1,200
Textbooks & Supplies, and some meals. Personal spending not included $Varies
Total Estimated Cost$6,800

*Check the Student Business Services website ( for exact tuition/fee amount as it varies per student.