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A Major in Classical Civilizations



Description of Major 

This major educates students about the language, history and literature of ancient Greece and Rome, with a focus on culture and civilization.           

For more information on studying Classical Civilizations:  click here 

Employment Opportunities 

Graduates are prepared for a wide range of positions in business, communications, government, nonprofit organizations, and social services. A variety of jobs are available for classical civilization graduates, including:


Analyst Legislative Assistant 
Clergy Librarian 
Communications Media Planner Library Systems Assistant
Community Affairs Specialist Museum Worker
Conference Relations Specialist Product Manager
Consultant  Professor
Data Coordinator Public Administrator
Diplomatic Staff Member Public Policy Analyst
Editor  Publisher 
Field Representative  Research and Development Specialist
Foreign Service Representative Research Assistant 
Foundation Worker Sales representative 
Higher Education Administrator Teacher
Historic Site Administrator Tour Guide
Historical Preservation Specialist Travel agent
Information Specialist  
Journalist