Students are encouraged to use their free electives to develop a secondary area of specialization, a minor.
Minors require 15 credits of coursework. Out of these 15 credit hours, no more than 6 credits may be used simultaneously to satisfy requirements of the General Education program, the major or another minor. At least nine credits must be taken in residence at The American University of Rome. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 in all courses taken for the minor.

Minors offered are listed below:

  • Archaeology
  • Art History
  • Classical Studies
  • Communication
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Digital Media Production
  • Economic Development and Globalization
  • English Literature
  • English Writing
  • Film and Video Production
  • Finance
  • Fine Arts
  • Food Studies
  • International Business
  • International Relations
  • Italian Studies
  • Latin
  • Marketing
  • Mediterranean Politics, Society, and Culture
  • Religious Studies
  • Social Marketing
  • Social Science
  • The Business of Art
  • The Italian Business Environment
  • Travel and Tourism 

For details on any of our Minors, please see our full course catalog.