48 months
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35515 USD/year
35515 USD/year
14542 USD/year
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About

University of Massachusetts Boston offers a major and minor in Classical Studies, surveying the societies of Greece and Rome, supplemented by basic competency in Ancient Greek and/or Latin. See the course listings and requirements for more information.

Overview

The Classics and Religious Studies Department at University of Massachusetts Boston offers undergraduate programs in Classical Studies and Classical Languages,  and Religious Studies as well as several graduate degrees designed to prepare Latin teachers for secondary school teaching in Massachusetts, or anywhere in the U.S. 

Key Features 

  • Undergraduate students majoring in Classical Studies examine the civilizations of Greece and Rome through a curriculum based mainly on works read in English translation. 
  • Courses in classical studies (designated CLSICS 281, etc.) require no knowledge of Greek or Latin.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Ancient Greece
  • The Myth of the Hero
  • Demystifying Language: English Vocabulary
  • Poets, Warriors and Sages: The Greeks
  • Running a Business in Ancient Rome
  • Women in Ancient Greece

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.

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  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed UMass Boston online admission application
  • Application fee of $100
  • An official high school record, leaving certificate and/or graduation examination results or their notarized copies. All documents in foreign languages must be translated by a certified professional. Records must be sent directly from the institution to be considered official.
  • Academic recommendation letter (from a school-based counselor and/or teacher)
  • 500-word essay
  • Test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35515 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35515 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    35515 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35515 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14542 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14542 USD per year during 48 months.

Regional: $25,448/year

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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