The Mediterranean is one of the world’s premier travel destinations. This region of the European realm lies off the southern coast of Europe and consists of numerous countries representing a tremendous degree of cultural and geographic diversity. The countries of interest for this study abroad program consist of Italy, Spain, Monaco, and Tunisia in North Africa.

With its wealth of history and world influence, this region is still a major focus of current global development. The port cities to be visited will provide a wide array of geographic diversity as students explore both the obvious, as well the subtle differences that are found throughout the region.