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Department of Classics

A Journey of Discovery

Porter's Gate with Greek Inscription Since the founding of the College in 1770, Classics has been a core component of the undergraduate curriculum. Currently, the Department of Classics offers two undergraduate majors – the A.B. degree for students interested in Greek and Latin language, and the B.A. degree for students who are primarily interested in Greek and Roman culture and civilization.  more

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Message from the Chair

Timothy Johnson
Department Chair
Welcome to one of the most engaging places on campus, where students and faculty together study two of the world's intriguing cultures from a variety of perspectives - everything from a close analysis of Greek and Latin documents, to their history and politics, to digital humanities and computer modeling of geophysical and archaeological information.read more

Department News

The Archaeological Institution of America Presents …
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:15 pm
College of Charleston field reports. There are exciting projects on-going and ways you can participate. Come hear Drs. Hays, Newhard, Sterrett-Krause, Harris, and Ibarra talk about the projects and the opportunities.
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