Offers advanced study in language, culture, and literature. Specializations in Italian, Spanish, Italian or Spanish for Certified Teachers, and an Inter-University Master's in Spanish Language and Hispanic Culture in conjunction with University of Salamanca (students study in Spain for part of the degree requirements).
- Conduct research in different areas of the field of Modern Languages: literature, culture, pedagogy, and applied linguistics.
- Use the target language to write about major works in Italian, Spanish or Spanish American literature.
- Use the target language to write about topics related to the cultures of Italy, Spain or Spanish America.
- Use the target language to analyze Italian or Spanish grammar as well as to analyze the target language structure.