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Italian Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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It's one thing to learn Italian. Teaching it to someone else can be very satisfying. Apply for the Italian Education program at Youngstown State University and start teaching the next generation of second-language learners.


As a foreign language teacher, your class may be a student's first encounter with a new language. As a teacher of Italian, you'll have the opportunity to open your students' eyes to new cultural perspectives.

In the Italian Education program at Youngstown State University, you'll develop the skills of a professional teacher and learn different methods for teaching a foreign language. You'll strengthen your abilities in speaking and writing Italian while surveying Italian literature and absorbing the culture through contemporary texts. You'll have the opportunity to study abroad in Sicily.

The Italian culture is rich with life, love, food and passion. Share it all by starting your path toward teaching.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Mathematics for Early Childhood Teachers 
  • Introduction to Logic
  • Introductory Statistics
  • General Psychology

      English Language Requirements

      • Minimum required score:


        The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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      • Minimum required score:


        The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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      Academic Requirements

      You need the following GPA score:

      Required score: 2

      Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

      Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

      General Requirements

      Admission requirements:
      • Online application form
      • A nonrefundable application fee 
      • Photocopy of passport page 
      • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
      • Supporting Financial documents

      Tuition Fee

      • International

        14899 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 14899 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
      • National

        8899 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 8899 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
      We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

      Living costs for Youngstown

      • 787 - 1300 USD/month
        Living Costs

      The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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