As a Classics and Archaeology Major, the student will:

  • Demonstrate a broad knowledge of ancient Mediterranean and Near East Civilizations, including such areas as their history, literature (in the original or in translation), and their material culture;
  • Be able to critically analyze the cultures of the Mediterranean and Near Eastern world and place them in social and historical contexts, both ancient and modern;
  • Develop writing, research and communication skills that are articulate, thoughtful and effective.