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Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies

Bryn Mawr College

48 months
Duration
55025 USD/year
55025 USD/year
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About

Bryn Mawr's Department of Greek, Latin and Classical Studies produces The Bryn Mawr Commentaries, a series of annotated texts that are used in many classical-language courses around the country, and the Bryn Mawr Classical Review, the second-oldest online scholarly journal in the humanities. The Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies program is offered at Bryn Mawr College.

Overview

The Department attracts people with all sorts of interests, who go on to follow a wide variety of paths in life. Some go on to graduate school to study the classics or related fields. Some go to professional school for law, medicine, business or library services. Others become farmers, city planners, or headhunters; even a cabaret singer counts herself among the alumnae of Bryn Mawr's Classics Department. The Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies program is offered at Bryn Mawr College.

In collaboration with the Department of Classics at Haverford College, the department offers four major programs of study: Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies. In addition to the sequence of courses specified for each major, all majors are expected to have read through the Classics Reading List before they participate in the Senior Seminar, a required full-year course. In the first term, students refine their ability to read, discuss, and critique classical texts through engagement with scholarship from various fields of Classics while in the second term, they conduct independent research, culminating in a substantial thesis paper and a presentation to the department. Senior essays of exceptionally high quality may be awarded departmental honors at commencement.

Where Bryn Mawr Takes You

At Bryn Mawr College, students turn a passion for learning into a life of purpose. The Bryn Mawr community is unique: academically inspired, civically engaged, and always deeply committed. Mawrters know their stuff and choose their lives intentionally. They are agents of change in every arena—and forever members of a community founded on respect for the individual.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Traditional and New Testament Greek
  • Herodotus
  • Plato and Thucydides
  • Supervised Work
  • Greek Orators: Classical Athens
  • Pindar & Greek Lyric

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application or Coalition Application (fee waived when submitted online)
  • Bryn Mawr Writing Supplement
  • School report including official transcripts (Homeschool and Alternative Education requirements)
  • Two teacher recommendations
  • School Counselor recommendation
  • Mid-year report
  • If your mid-year report is not available until after Jan. 15, we will still accept your application if the rest of your file is complete. We do require your mid-year report in order to issue a final decision. 
  • Standardized test results
  • Final report
  • Early Decision Agreement (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    55025 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55025 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    55025 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55025 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Ardmore

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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