Department of Classics and Italian

The Department of Classics and Italian offers majors in classics, Greek, Latin, ancient studies, and Italian. Classics combines the study of both ancient Greek and Latin languages with courses in ancient history, art, philosophy, politics, and religion. Ancient studies approaches Greek and Roman civilizations from an interdisciplinary perspective. The Italian major seeks to foster linguistic fluency and appreciation of Italian culture, leading to unique educational and professional opportunities. There are also minors related to each of these majors.