Welcome to World in a Flash! For decades, Kent State University has been offering exceptional education abroad opportunities to its students. Now, we are bringing those experiences - academic and cultural - to you, our Kent State family.
This page provides a glimpse into what our students encounter while studying abroad. From on-site lectures by renowned professors to insight about daily life in new locations, we invite you to explore the curated content here and let your mind be boundless as you enter the World in a Flash.
The Kent State University Florence Center is Kent State University’s flagship study abroad and international center. For nearly 50 years, the Florence Center has welcomed students, faculty, staff, and its community to experience Kent State’s exceptional education and Florence’s cultural and historical majesties. Today, Florence is home to over 800 students a year and as such is the largest American program in Florence.