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Classical Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Students who join the Classical Studies program of University of Evansville will be a part of a close-knit community interested in the study of Greek and Roman antiquity with an emphasis on classical language, literature and history. The program offers a challenging liberal arts education nurtured by faculty who have a strong academic pedigree and commitment to teaching. Students will be prepared for a number of professional fields, such as law or library science, graduate studies in the classics, or master's degree programs in teaching Latin for preparatory and high schools.

After Graduation

A classical studies major prepares students to complete graduate studies in classics or to earn a master's degree in teaching Latin for preparatory and high schools. However, the University's rigorous and broad liberal arts curriculum also prepares students for a host of other careers. Classical studies majors are well prepared to enter professions that require the ability to understand and appreciate diverse cultures. Businesses often seek out classical studies graduates because they are highly capable and exacting employees. The skills required to master the classical languages translate well into the business world.

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:
  • Elementary Latin
  • Latin Prose Historians: Caesar and Sallust
  • Cicero
  • Vergil
  • Medieval Latin
  • Elementary Ancient Greek

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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:

    5.5

    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.

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General Requirements

  • Copy of the passport (photo page) OR Copies of the I-20 and visa if previously issued a U.S. student/other visa
  • Official/stamped copies of all certificates, diplomas, and transcripts sent from secondary schools.
  • Official Test scores
  • Two personal essays on two of the following four topics of your choice
  • Two recommendation letters from different high school teachers (Not required but highly recommended)
  • A personal statement (not required but recommended)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36300 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36300 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Evansville

  • 960 - 1560 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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