Majors, Minors, & Certificates
The Department of International Languages & Cultures provides students with sequential
and coherent opportunities to develop their linguistic skills (listening comprehension,
reading, speaking, and writing); to acquire understanding and appreciation of foreign
language, cultures, and literatures; and to become familiar with basic principles
of linguistics and the teaching methodologies in the field.
In addition to the languages in which students can major, the department offers languages courses in Arabic,Chinese (Mandarin), Italian, Latin, Russian, and Thai. The availability of these courses depends on student interest.
English as a Second Language
Students wishing to study English as a second language can visit the ESL program page for more details.