(18 semester hours)


This minor offers certified recognition of proficiency in Italian language and successful completion of a program in Italian culture and literature. It increases understanding of a culture of major influence.

Requirements include completing at least 18 semester hours of Italian above the 100 level, including ITL 301 and 302. Students are encouraged, but not required, to attend the Miami University Summer Language Institute in Italy (Reggio Emilia).


A minimum 2.0 g.p.a. is required for all courses in this minor. Courses must be taken for a grade (not credit/no-credit). Your program must be planned with an adviser.


Department of French and Italian
Dr. Andrea Righi, Coordinator of Italian Studies Program
208 Irvin Hall
Oxford, OH 45056