Global Tracks have been designed by certain departments for their major students. If you do not see your major in this area, that’s okay! You can choose from any of the classes in the Academics section (above) in coordination with your academic advisor.
Family Studies & Human Development Majors
Enhance your Family Studies & Human Development major by studying abroad in the summer, semester, or full academic year in Rome! Faculty in the Norton School of Family & Consumer Sciences pre-approved courses to satisfy some required courses in your major as well as other required areas like social sciences and statistics and research methods. Check out the FSHD Global Track and work with your advisor to choose the right courses for your plan of study.
Family Studies & Human Development at UA Rome (378.35 KB)
Food Studies Majors/Minors
The American University of Rome is the ideal place to study food while abroad for Food Studies majors and minors! Offering a Master of Arts in Food Studies focusing on sustainable food production, distribution, and consumption, our UA Rome partner institution also teaches a variety of food studies courses at the undergraduate level that have been pre-approved by the School of Geography, Development, & Environment. Rome is rich in food history and is the headquarters for The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, founder of World Food Programme. You’ll get to experience the city of Rome’s commitment to ending world hunger and securing food for all while also enjoying Italian culture and cuisine daily!
Courses that have been preapproved for the Food Studies major are outlined in the following document.
Food Studies at UA Rome (444.35 KB)
Personal and Family Financial Planning Majors
In a major where you are already gaining expertise in understanding personal and family dynamics, your study abroad experience at UA Rome will enrich your ability to solve problems, be a leader, and grow your intercultural understanding and communication skills.
Since family is valued deeply and reflected in almost all aspects of Italian culture, UA Rome offers Personal and Family Financial Planning students an opportunity to enhance your degree with international experience and become an invaluable asset to future clients and employers in your industry.
Courses that have been pre-approved for the Personal and Family Financial Planning major are outlined in the following document.
Personal and Family Financial Planning at UA Rome (379.67 KB)