The Center teaches Italian through the third year of study. Italian is the language of the arts and, as a member of the Romance language family, it is closely related to French, Portuguese, and Spanish.
The Center awards the Certificate in Language and Intercultural Communication in Italian. Italian an option to fulfill the language requirement for the Linguistics major.
Before registering for an Italian course, take the Language Placement Test to find out which course is right for you.
Rice in Italy is our six-week summer study abroad program. Learn more about Rice in Italy at this link.