Classical Humanities is the perfect blend of contemporary studies and classical thought—bringing the insights of the Romans and Greeks to your modern world, life and career. Focus on the art, language, history and magic of Classic Cultures, and connect past to present in this prestigious program.
of students are employed, attending grad school or working in service or volunteer positions within six months of graduation.
Study abroad in Greece, where you can take for-credit courses in theology, social sciences and fine arts. Course work is prepared beforehand and presented onsite, so if your presentation is about the Parthenon, you'll give your presentation at the Parthenon.
The Senior Classical League sponsors play readings, lectures and professional conferences on campus, while the Cincinnati chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America hosts lectures for the region. You can also participate alongside the Institute in archaeological digs.
With the help of faculty, you can complete high-level research projects and present findings at student conferences such as the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) and the Miami Undergraduate Conference in Classics.
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Study abroad opportunities
Classics graduates get to choose from a number of fields, including business, law, medicine and journalism. Graduates of our Classics programs have accepted positions at
Time Warner Cable
Procter & Gamble
Case Western Reserve University
United Nations Geneva Centre for Human Rights