Classical Studies Certificate

Certificate Requirements

The following requirements are in addition to, or further elaborate upon, those requirements outlined in The Graduate School Policy Guide.


Total Units Required: 5

Graduate Certificate in Classical Studies, recognizing advanced training on the relationship between ancient texts, artifacts, images, practices, or figures and their afterlife in later cultural contexts (literature, philosophy, pop culture, art, etc.), requires five courses in total from an approved multi-disciplinary list. One must be CLASSICS 400-0 Classics and Reception, the yearlong Research Workshop in Classical Receptions at the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities (CLASSICS 400-0 Classics and Reception can be repeated). No more than two can be from the student’s PhD department.