The department offers majors and minors in Chinese, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish. Language minors are offered in Japanese, Linguistics, and Russian. Minors in these languages emphasize language use in a variety of settings and help the students to appreciate and understand the culture communities associated with a particular language. French, German and Spanish have a teaching emphasis major and minor for those interested in going into language education.The Chinese minor also has a teaching emphasis option.
Italian - 1010, 1020, 2010 and 2020 are taught online.