The department offers a major concentration track within the foreign languages and literature major in the Department of Modern Languages and Classics.
The department offers a 20-hour minor in Italian. Required courses in the minor are IT 101, IT 102, IT 201, IT 202, and 6 hours at the 300 or 400 level. A minimum of 6 hours at the 300 or 400 level must be earned on this campus. Upper level courses are also offered in translation. “Masterpieces of Italian Literature” and “Film and Literature” are courses that have attracted students with different backgrounds and interests from other disciplines.