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Graduate Degree Programs

Students pursuing M.A. Classics Degree can choose to emphasize Greek, Latin, Greek and Latin, and Classical Culture. Students in all tracks complete a thesis and defend it at an oral examination in the spring of their second year. Required courses include surveys of ancient literature, seminars in Latin and/or Greek, and seminars in Classical Culture. Students may choose additional courses in Greek, Latin, classical culture, ancient history, archaeology, art, philosophy, linguistics, or other related fields. All students must also demonstrate proficiency in a modern foreign language based on the research or pedagogic focus of their thesis.

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Undergraduate Programs

UGA Classics explores Greek and Roman culture (material; intellectual; religious) from Troy to Augustine; Classical languages and literatures (Greek, Latin, and in English translation); and the reception of Classical Antiquity with A.B. and M.A. Classics degrees with multiple areas of emphasis. Double Dawgs degrees focus on careers in Historic Preservation and World Language Education. Minor degrees in Classical Culture and Classics and Comparative Cultures complement degree programs across campus. New to Classics? Take a course with us on campus or in Europe and acquire future-ready skills.

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