The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, currently comprised of 25 core faculty members (as well as several lecturers and affiliated faculty members), offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the language, literature, and culture of the French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Catalan languages.
- Undergraduate Major and Minor in Romance Languages and Literatures (fields of study in French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Catalan)
- Ph.D. in French and Francophone Studies
- Ph.D. in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Studies
- Ph.D. in Italian Studies
These programs include the study of literary history, established and current critical methodologies, literary theory and analysis, the sociology of literature, literature and history, cultural studies, films, and foreign language acquisition and pedagogy.