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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Classical Languages Major (BA)

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Classics and Religious Studies Department  | College of Liberal Arts  

Program Declaration

At time of admission to the University or by completion of an Undergraduate Program Add/Change form .

Degree Requirements

If this is the student’s only or primary major, the degree requirements below must be completed for graduation. See graduation requirements  for more information.



Major Requirements

Complete at least 36 credits from 12 courses including at least ten courses in Greek and/or Latin, one classical studies or classical language course, one capstone course, and a capstone paper.

Pass/fail: No more than one course taken pass/fail may be applied toward the major.
Residency: At least eight courses applied to the major must be completed at UMass Boston.
Course level: At least five courses taken for the major must be at the 300-level or higher.

Course Requirements

Greek and Latin Courses (30 Credits)

Take ten courses in Greek and/or Latin

Additional Course (3 Credits)

Take one classical studies course or an additional classical languages course.

Capstone (3 Credits)

Take one of the following. The research paper from either of these two courses may serve as the capstone paper.

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