Classical studies professor with graduate students in hybrid in-person online class

Program Details:

Application Details:

  • Application Requirements:
    • Online application form
    • Transcripts
    • 3 recommendation letters
    • Statement of goals (500-700 words). See guidelines in tab below.
    • Academic writing sample (only for those seeking a Tuition Scholarship)
    • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Deadlines:
    • Tuition Scholarship: February 1
    • Fall: Rolling until August 1
    • Spring: Rolling until December 1
    • Summer: Rolling until May 1
  • Funding available: Yes
  • Credits and Tuition:
    • 30 credits
    • $925 per credit, plus $100 general fee per semester
    • Tuition and fees subject to change.

Please follow this format for your Statement of Goals:

  1. Name and email
  2. Whether you are applying for the MA degree or as a non-matriculated student
  3. Describe your interest in Classical Studies (including what areas interest you most)
  4. Background in Classical Studies (include any Latin or Greek experience and, if so, describe the extent of your experience, where you studied, etc.)
  5. Current situation (e.g., current degree you are pursuing or current employment)
  6. Purpose in pursuing the degree or classes
  7. Any additional information you would like to include


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