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A Major in Classics



Description of Major

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


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 Employment Opportunities

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

Actor International Relations Specialist
Anthropologist International Consultant
Archivist International Conference Planner
Attorney Journalist
Community Affairs Lawyer
Consultant Librarian
Copy Writer Lobbyist
Counselor Museum Curator
Cultural Affairs Officer Non-Profit Administrator
Curator Politician
Customer Relations Professor
Customs Associate Public Information Officer
Editor/Writer Publications Specialist
Foreign Correspondent Scientific Linguist
Foreign Service Officer Teacher
Government Agency Administrator Tour Guide
Historic Preservation Specialist Translator
Historic Site Administrator Travel Consultant
  Writer/Author