Admissions at John Cabot University

Professional Gap Year in Rome

Spend Your Gap Year in the Eternal City!

John Cabot University is happy to inaugurate the Professional Gap Year (PGY) in September 2020. This program provides a year of courses and hands-on experience focused on developing professional skills-based learning for the global world of work. The PGY is aimed at students who, during this period, seek a unique mix of professional, academic and real-life experience in an international setting and want to benefit from a reduced financial and academic commitment compared to a regular university academic program. 

Program description

The Professional Gap Year’s unique features are:

Academics - Seven required courses, yielding 18 college credits, are offered in: English Composition (two courses), Public Speaking, Business, Professional Skills, Entrepreneurship, Computer Applications.

Hands-on experience - Opportunities include: internships, volunteering (in the public or private sectors), a start-up challenge.

Cost:  €8,800

Duration: from September 2020 to May 2021

Admission requirements

Online application, secondary school transcripts, one recommendation letter, proof of English at C1 level. Students may certify their level of English through John Cabot’s English language tests.  

For further information, please contact [email protected]