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GVSU Classics classroom in the university archives. Photo taken pre-COVID.

Classics, B.A.

Classics is a student-centered program that encourages exploration of the living traditions and legacies of the ancient Greek and Roman (Classical) World.


7%
National Job Growth

Classics opportunities are projected to grow 7% in the U.S. by 2025.

6%
Michigan Job Growth

Classics opportunities are projected to grow 6% in Michigan by 2025.

Research Opportunities

Faculty-mentored research projects are available.


Source: EMSI, 2021

Program Overview

The Classics program embraces the many cultures and languages of the ancient Greek and Roman worldfrom prehistory to the late Roman Empire and early Christianityand includes options to study mythology, archaeology, history, philosophy, and the Greek and Latin languages.

Why Study Classics at Grand Valley?


Program Details