Requirements for the major

I. Departmental requirements:
  1. Completion of the elementary and intermediate sequence of courses (14 hours) or the equivalent in Latin.
  2. 26 additional hours of courses chosen from those listed below under Classics Courses in English, Greek, or Latin, including 12 upper division hours of Latin. (Courses in Greek credited towards the Latin major may also be credited towards the minor in Greek.)
II. University requirements:

Completion of all other required elements of the Pathways curriculum and at least 120 credit hours.


I. University requirements
II. Departmental requirements:

The Department of Classical Studies offers an Honors Program in Classics. The requirements for Honors in Classical Studies are the same as the University requirements. For further information, please consult the chair of the department as early as possible in the first semester of the junior year.

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  Timothy O'Sullivan, Ph.D. (Acting Chair — Summer and Fall '23)

  Nicolle Hirschfeld, Ph.D. (Chair — Spring '24)


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