Texas Tech University

Department of Design

Study Abroad

Interior Design in Italy

Nestled in the heart of Rome, the University of Arkansas Rome Center is host to the perfect study abroad opportunity. During this three week study tour, students will use this ancient city as a laboratory to examine historical and contemporary Rome through numerous local site visits and museum tours. Students will have the opportunity to see iconic Roman monuments such as the Colosseum, Vatican City and its Sistine Chapel as well as the Renaissance and Baroque works of Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Bernini, and Borromini which are scattered throughout the city. In addition, students will have the opportunity to explore a number of other Italian cities including Tivoli, Florence, Vicenza, and Venice.

Courses Offered:

  • ID 3325 Study Tour in Interior Design

Estimated Program Fee:

  • TBD

Program Fee Includes:

  • Lodging
  • Some meals
  • Transportation in Italy
  • Excursions - transportation, hotels, entrance fees

Program Fee Does Not Include:

  • TTU tuition and fees (3 hrs)
  • Airfare to/from Italy
  • Insurance ($1.50/day)
  • Education Abroad fee ($200)
  • Most meals
  • Personal spending money

Program open to:

  • All TTU Design and Architecture students

Program Dates (Tentative):

  • June 7 – June 23, 2016


For more information and to apply, visit the TTU Study Abroad site.


Contact Us

Department of Design
College of Human Sciences
Texas Tech University,
P.O. Box 41220,
Lubbock, TX 79409-1220

(806) 742-3050


Interim Department Chairperson:
Dr. Kristin Gaines 
(806)  834-4699


Fashion Design Coordinators:
Rachel Anderson or Ashley Rougeaux-Burnes

Interior Design in Italy Coordinators:
Dr. Michelle Pearson

Department of Design