The Italian Major and Minor
The Italian Major
A major in Italian can lead to a variety of national and international careers in foreign service, international banking and trade, fashion marketing, film, journalism, and teaching. Valuable experience can be gained through the many study abroad options available to Italian majors in Florence, Rome, and Bologna.
The major requires a minimum of 32 credits, including courses in Italian conversation and composition, literature, and culture. See the Italian chapter of the course catalogue for detailed information.
The Italian Minor
The minor requires at least 16 credits in Italian at the 200 and 300 levels. See the Italian chapter of the course catalogue for detailed information.
Teacher Licensure in Italian
Students interested in teaching Italian can combine their course work with a minor in education. See the Department of Psychology and Education’s Teacher Licensure Program for more information.