Classical Studies, Minor

Minor in Classical Studies (320003M)

The following information has official approval of the Department of History and the Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Minor in Classical Studies” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the minor to be noted on the student’s record. At least 6 credits must be at the 300/400 level. Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.


Required Courses6
Total Hours18

Required Courses

CLAS:230Sports & Society in Ancient Greece and Rome3
CLAS:289Mythology of Ancient Greece3
Total Hours6


Select 12 credits from the following (a minimum of six credits must be at 300/400 level):12
The Literature of Greece
The Literature of Rome
Women in Ancient Greece and Rome
Reading & Research in Classical Studies
Introduction to Archaeology
Archaeology of Greece
Archaeology of Rome
Ancient Near Eastern Archaeology
Archaeological Theory
Roman Republic
Roman Empire
Studies in Roman History
Intermediate Latin I
Intermediate Latin II
Advanced Latin I
Advanced Latin II
Latin Reading & Research
Latin Reading & Research
History of Ancient Philosophy
Total Hours12