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Learn the history behind our world's great ancient societies.

This program will challenge you to:

  • Gain an understanding of history's greatest societies, including ancient Greece and Rome.
  • Study ancient languages and texts.
  • Learn the importance of mythology, Archaeology, ancient philosophy and the rise of Christianity.
Humanities & Fine Arts Social Sciences & History Natural Sciences & Mathematics Professional Studies & Enhancements
Classics Minor

Peaks this program fulfills

  • Social Sciences & History

Courses and Requirements

View this degree in the course catalog

Minor Requirements

15 credits

Take the following two courses (6 credits):
Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
HIS-331Ancient Greece3 credits
HIS-332Ancient Rome3 credits

Ancient World (9 credits):

Complete 9 additional credits dealing with the ancient world, including but not limited to the following courses. For other course choices, consult with the department chair.

Complete 9 additional credits dealing with the ancient world

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
ARH-200Ancient to Medieval3 credits
HIS-320Ancient Latin Language & Literature I3 credits
HIS-322Latin Readings1 credits
HIS-325Ancient Greek Language & Literature I3 credits
HIS-326Ancient Greek Language and Literature II3 credits
HIS-327Greek Readings1 credits
HIS-328Mythology: Classical History and Archaeology3 credits
HIS-363The Rise of Christianity: Classical History and Archaeology3 credits
HIS-364The Life of Jesus: History and Archaeology3 credits
POE-255Introduction to Political Philosophy Through Plato3 credits
REL-112New Testament Introduction3 credits