Members of the Classics Department have been excavating at Coriglia near Orvieto in Central Italy since 2006. Unfortunately, COVID has temporarily interrupted our progress.
- It’s a good marketing tool. You will stand out among other applicants because of the uniqueness and caché of your major.
- A degree in Classics demonstrates that you have language abilities, reasoning abilities and the capacity to understand a world that is not your own.
- Classics majors score higher on the GRE and LSAT
- Latin and Greek provide the tools to intimately engage the foundations of western civilization and to recognize patterns of humanity in the past that link to the present.
- A major in Classics allows you to embrace your originality, love what you study, follow your bliss.
- People, once they realize that you can read Greek and Latin, will think you are smarter than you actually are.