Classical studies provides an interdisciplinary exploration of ancient civilizations. The minor includes courses in Latin that aid in knowledge of technical vocabulary used in professional contexts. A wide range of electives offers avenues for exploration that complement specialized majors. Latin classes in the minor also fulfill Lynchburg’s language requirement.
What will I study?
Your classes will cover subjects such as the story of ancient Greek and Roman expansion, contributions to the arts and humanities, and connections with today’s professions.
What kind of job can I get?
With a background in classical studies, you will gain knowledge of terminology and foundations of a wide range of professions in areas such as:
A minor in classical studies is an excellent addition to your transcript and resumé. Its interdisciplinary connections provide the basis for critical thinking and problem-solving in a broad range of disciplines.
Elza C. Tiner, PhD
Professor of Latin