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    Pursue a Classics Graduate degree!

    Our degrees emphasize language, culture, and ancient language pedagogy. Students learn to write crisply, think critically, and work in teams.

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    New to Classics?

    Take a course with us on campus or in Europe and acquire future-ready skills.

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UGA Classics explores Greek and Roman culture (material; intellectual; religious) from Troy to Augustine; Classical languages and literatures (Greek, Latin, and in English translation); and the reception of Classical Antiquity with A.B. and M.A. degrees in Classics with multiple areas of emphasis. The Minor in Classical Culture complements degree programs across campus. New to Classics? Take a course with us on campus or in Europe and acquire future-ready skills.

Winning the future by studying the Classical past

The study of Classics, a rigorous academic program, provides future-ready skills to enhance careers in computer science; management information systems; finance and financial planning; engineering; statistics; biology; biochemistry; international affairs; political science; law; and training for careers in teaching; archaeology; historic preservation; museum and art information. Pursuing a degree in Classics promotes the development of sharp analytical and critical thinking skills, along with a comprehensive understanding of language and an appreciation for art and culture. Research and writing skills are also paramount. Visit career.uga.edu What can I do with a major in Classics? for a listing of career paths open to Classics graduates who acquire essential skills and abilities in Research; Critical Thinking; Communication; Teamwork/Collaboration and Global/Intercultural Fluency

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Congratulations to Dr. T. Keith Dix on his appointment to Associate Professor Emeritus.
Caitlyn will pursue a Master’s Degree in Classical Archaeology in the fall at the University of Missouri, studying Roman concrete with Dr. Marcello Mogetta. According to Caitlyn, “I plan to spend a good portion of my time there in the Archaeometry Laboratory!”
The Department celebrated the outstanding achievement of our graduating senior class Thursday afternoon.

Undergraduate Programs

UGA Classics explores Greek and Roman culture (material; intellectual; religious) from Troy to Augustine; Classical languages and literatures (Greek, Latin, and in English translation); and the reception of Classical Antiquity with A.B. and M.A. degrees in Classics with multiple areas of emphasis. The Minor in Classical Culture complements degree programs across campus. New to Classics? Take a course with us on campus or in Europe and acquire future-ready skills.

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