Language Minors & Certificates

If you are looking to complement your linguistics degree with a foreign-language credential, Pitt offers many great opportunities: you can find the range of options on this page.  The linguistics department also adminsters many of the language programs in-house: please check out our offerings here

The Less-Commonly-Taught-Languages Center of the Department of Linguistics is now offering minors in nine languages that you won't find at many other colleges or universities! The minor is comprised of 17 credits: 4 language courses and one elective. As of the fall of 2018, minors can now be pursued in:

Modern Greek

Hindi

Irish

Persian/Farsi

Quechua

Swahili

Swedish

Turkish

Vietnamese

Check out the Arabic Language & Linguistics Certificate or the American Sign Language Certificate! And don't overlook the other languages offered by LCTL:  Amharic, Haitian Creole, Danish and Hungarian.