Major Code: MEDRENST
BA degree awarded
40 hours to complete
10-13 courses required
For the Declaration of Major Form, contact the department(s):

Program Contact Information

404.727.7601

Requirements

A total of 40 credits (at least 10 courses of three or more credits each), of which at least 32 credits (at least eight courses of three or more credits each) must be at the 200 level or higher. These must be distributed as follows:

  • At least 16 credits (and at least four courses of three or more credits each) in one of five approved areas of medieval studies (art history, history, literature, music, and philosophy and religion).
  • At least 12 credits (and at least three courses of three or more credits each) in a second of these areas.
  • At least 3 credits (and at least one course of three or more credits each) with significant emphasis on a medieval language.
  • At least 8 additional credits: Either a colloquium or senior project in medieval studies, plus an additional course (of three or more credits each) in medieval studies; or for majors who are admitted to the College Honors Program, a senior thesis. For a specific list of courses and other information about the program, consult the director.