University of Southern California

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences



University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90007

United States


(213) 740-2311

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.A.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in Classics at USC aims to train students to become scholars, teachers, and interpreters of ancient Mediterranean civilizations,of the Greek and Latin languages and literature, and of the traditions that have developed from them. The graduate program offers mastery of traditional philological and linguistic skills as a basis for the study of ancient cultures, with emphases on literature, issues of gender and status, and material culture.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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