Latin, M.A. | Online | Kent State University | Kent, United States
12 months
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19300 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts degree in Latin from Kent State University provides advanced coursework in Latin literature and the history and culture of the Roman civilization.

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Overview

The Latin major from Kent State University comprises the following concentrations:

  • The Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy concentration is designed for students already certified to teach Latin and classics in elementary and secondary schools and who wish to increase their language proficiency and effectiveness as teachers.
  • The Literature concentration is designed for those who anticipate continuing their studies beyond the master's degree level, who plan to teach Latin and classics at the college or post-secondary level, and who wish to pursue scholarly research in classical studies.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy concentration will be able to:

  • Demonstrate skills in the analysis of Latin literature.
  • Read Latin proficiently and demonstrate general knowledge of the literature, history and culture of Roman civilization.
  • Demonstrate theoretical knowledge of second language acquisition and linguistics.
  • Demonstrate theoretical knowledge and applied skills in the teaching and assessment of outcomes for second language learners.

Graduates of the Literature concentration will be able to:

  • Demonstrate skills in Latin composition, Latin comprehension, the analysis of Latin literature and understanding of the Roman cultural context within which Latin literature was produced.
  • Read Latin proficiently and demonstrate general knowledge of the literature, history and culture of Roman civilization.
  • Demonstrate the ability to distinguish between ancient and modern cultural values, recognize historical biases and use primary source materials to better understand the culture of ancient Rome.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Roman History
  • Roman Archaeology And Art
  • Research And Writing
  • Advanced Prose Composition
  • Ancient Christianities
  • Research
  • Latin Epigraphy
  • Seminar In Classical Literature

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
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Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000 point scale 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Goal statement
  • Research paper or essay in English (5-10 pages), which should be accompanied by a signed declaration that the sample is original work and that the applicant received no help in its preparation
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    19300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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