The goals of the Italian division are to help students achieve: 1) an understanding and command of the linguistic structures of the Italian language that enable them to use it correctly and fluently in speech and in writing; 2) an awareness and appreciation of the culture of Italy; 3) a familiarity with the literary production of Italy and the ability to critically analyze it.
Italian majors are prepared for graduate study in Italian and various career possibilities including business, education, government, international relations, and diplomacy.
The Italian division encourages students to participate in study abroad programs.
ProgramsUndergraduate MajorUndergraduate Minor
CoursesItalian: Elementary Language CoursesItalian: Intermediate Language CoursesItalian: Advanced Language CoursesItalian: Civilization and Culture CoursesItalian: Professional CoursesItalian: Literature CoursesItalian: Other Courses