Complement your studies and enrich your CV with a Minor in Classics. The minor in Classics is designed to acquaint any student interested in the development of Western Civilization with aspects of the ancient cultures of Greece and Rome, including their literature (in translation), history and archaeology, and philosophy. It requires no knowledge of Greek or Latin.
What You Will Study
The minor in Classics allows students to survey aspects of classical values and traditions and provides a solid foundation for students interested in gaining a deep, informed perspective on civilizations that shape our present cultural, intellectual, professional, and civic lives.
The competencies students develop in critical thinking, creative and collaborative problem solving, and communication are resume-worthy complements to any major or professional field. Students who wish to pursue master’s or doctoral level studies in preparation for a career in teaching and/or research will find the Classics minor to be excellent background.