Dec 16, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog (As of 12-14-18) 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog (As of 12-14-18) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Classics, A.B.

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Degree: Artium Baccalaureatus
Credit Hours: 30+

In addition to completing the requirements for this major, students must also complete the degree requirements specified in the Academic Regulations  section of this catalog.

Courses within this major may also satisfy general education requirements. Please consult the Liberal Arts and Sciences General Education Requirements  for more information.

Required Courses

Greek and Latin Requirement:

A minimum of 18 credit hours in Greek and Latin beyond the elementary level:

  • 12 credit hours (beyond the elementary level) in the principal classical language.
  • 6 credit hours (beyond the elementary level) in the secondary classical language.
  • 3 credit hours in CLAS 401 Research Seminar in Classics (3)  
  • An additional 9 credit hours, in any combination, from the list of approved Classics courses.

Complete either the Greek Option or the Latin Option below:

Principal Language - Greek Option

Principal Language - Latin Option

Major Electives Requirement. Complete 9 additional credit hours from the list of Approved Classics Courses

Courses used to satisfy the above requirements cannot be used below.

Approved Classics Courses


*CLAS 121  and CLAS 122  are travel courses. Students must be able to walk moderately difficult trails.

**GREK 496  and LATN 496  credit hours are assigned will be determined by the nature and extent of the reading.

Special topic courses in ARTH, CLAS, HIST, PHIL, and RELS will meet this requirement when the content focuses on Classics.

Coursework Meeting Major Requirements Excluded from the Major GPA Calculation

None.  All courses that may apply toward completion of course requirements within the major apply toward the major GPA calculation.

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