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Classics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Charleston, SC, United States
We offer a B.A. in Classics at College of Charleston for students primarily interested in investigating Greek and Roman culture. Students can also pursue a minor in Classics, Greek or Latin.
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In this Classics programme at College of Charleston research opportunities and courses are offered on diverse topics, including ancient medicine and science, classical religion and ritual, classical mythology, images of women in classical antiquity, archaeology, the history of the classical world, and Romans in the cinema.

Our graduates go on to a diverse array of careers. some work as Latin instructors, doctors, lawyers, GIS specialists, public relations consultants and more.


The College of Charleston is a state-supported comprehensive institution providing a high-quality education in the arts and sciences, education and business. The faculty is an important source of knowledge and expertise for the community, state and nation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Ancient Greek Civilization
  • Ancient Greece
  • Roman Civilization
  • Ancient Rome
  • Research Seminar in Classics
  • Ancient Greek Art
  • Ancient Roman Art
  • Roman Civilization
  • Classical Mythology
  • Introduction to Classical Archaeology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application Method: Complete and submit the CofC application or The Common Application (Common App).
  • Official Transcripts: Submit your complete high school transcripts directly to College of Charleston in the original language with the school’s official stamp/seal .
  • Certified Translations: If transcripts are written in a language other than English, certified, word-for-word English translations of all transcript pages must be submitted.
  • Standardized Examination Scores: Submit scores directly to the College of Charleston from one of the following examination board
  • Copy of passport picture/data page.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32848 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32848 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32848 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32848 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12518 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Charleston

  • 1270 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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