24 months
17694 USD/year
17694 USD/year
8928 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Classics MA program from University of Texas at Austin is designed to prepare students for vigorous academic careers in Classics and associated fields. 


Our faculty is among the largest and most diverse in the nation, and its interests and expertise encompass a wide spectrum of fields and approaches. A continually evolving menu of seminars and supporting courses helps students develop essential skills and gain familiarity with multiple areas of classical studies; directed reading enables them to acquire broad competence and also to explore special interests; and supervised research provides training and guidance in the scholarly methods required for the dissertation and academic publication.

The Classics MA program from University of Texas at Austin provides rigorous training in the fundamentals of classical scholarship with a view to the demands of both teaching and research.

Graduates with Classics from University of Texas at Austin will:

  • develop both a broad understanding of classical languages and culture, and special expertise in diverse areas of classical studies.
  • be capable of teaching both Greek and Latin up to the intermediate level, one of the languages at advanced levels, undergraduate courses in classical civilization, and graduate courses in one or more special areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medieval Millennium Eur
  • Ancient Mediterranean World
  • Archaic/Classical Greece
  • Hist Rome: The Republic
  • Great Works In Medicine

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form; 
  • Statement of Purpose;
  • Writing Sample;
  • Three Letters of Recommendation; 
  • Official academic Transcripts; 
  • Official GRE scores (and TOEFL for international applicants);
  • The Graduate School requires applicants to have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a comparable degree from a foreign academic institution;
  • 3.0 GPA.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8847 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    17694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8847 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4464 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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


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