Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures

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Bachelor of Arts in Italian

As an Italian major you must complete at least 30 credits (maximum 45), including at least two 400-level courses. ITL 100, 101, and 102 may not be used toward the 30 credits required for the major. Students may use up to three credits from ITL 390 or 395 toward the 30 credits required for the major.

A total of 120 credits is required for graduation. At least 42 of these must be in courses numbered 300 or above.

See Curriculum Sheets for the B.A. in Italian  |  Course Descriptions

Dual Degree and Special Programs

Italian International Engineering Program (IEP)
Launched in fall 2013, the Italian IEP brings students to beautiful Italy. With its engineers focused on quality and design, Italy offers aspiring engineers training for careers focused on innovation. Included in the Italian IEP is a year abroad consisting of six months intensive language and engineering study at the University or Calabria, and a six month professional internship. Learn more »

Italian and Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design (TMD)
Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science program in Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design may earn a second degree in Italian (Bachelor of Arts). Students must complete the requirements for both degrees, but with careful planning, no extra semesters are required. Students who choose this double major are strongly encouraged to participate in a study abroad program and/or a professional internship in Italy. The Office of International Education, and the language and TMD departments, help students arrange semester or year-long programs with affiliate universities and institutes.

See the Learning Outcomes for Italian Majors.

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