Italian Program

University of Oklahoma

Study Italian at OU

As a student of Italian at OU, you will learn the language, get to know Italian literature and culture, meet new friends through our Italian society Baccano and enhance your career opportunities. Last but not least, you will have the chance to study abroad in Arezzo or Bologna – a truly life-changing cultural experience!

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Study Abroad

All over Italy*

Students are strongly encouraged to have an international experience relative to Italy, such as the OU in Arezzo program offered during the academic year and summer. Information regarding the international experience is available on the program pages and from your academic advisors.

* You can choose to study and gain credits in any university in Italy! Dr. Roberto Pesce will be happy to help you shape and make the most of your study-abroad experience.

Internships, Jobs and Scholarship Opportunities

All students of Italian are eligible to apply for a one-month summer internship in Paderno del Grappa (Treviso), Italy. Interns will be working with 8-14 year-old students, assisting with English classes (9am-12am) and Sports Activities (2pm-5pm). Room and board are provided (single room with wi-fi). The internship includes a 600 reimbursement to offset travel costs.

For further information please email Serena Dal Pont or Roberto Pesce.

You can find job opportunities in Italy through the following services:

Remember OU in Arezzo offers great internship opportunities! Find further information here.
Check out these scholarships offered by the National Italian American Foundation.