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Classics and HistoryMajor

Degree AwardedBA
Hours To Complete40 - 52
Courses Required13
Department Contacts


  • At least six 3 or 4 credit hour courses in History at least one of which must be a 400 level (4 credit hour) colloquium.

  • At least five 3 or 4 credit hour courses either in ancient Greek or in Latin.

  • At least one 3 or 4 credit hour course in Classics or one 3 or 4 hour course that focus on the Art History, History, or Philosophy of ancient Greece and/or Rome offered by or cross-listed with other departments.

  • At least 4 credit hours (typically one 4 hour course) of independent study/directed reading for the writing of a senior thesis.