Greek and Latin, M.A. | Catholic University of America | Washington, D. C., United States
24 months
52190 USD/year
52190 USD/year
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This Greek and Latin program from Catholic University of America provides the strongest possible foundation for additional work in classics or related disciplines. Its graduates gain high competence in both Greek and Latin and receive training in research methodologies. 


Completion of this Greek and Latin degree from Catholic University of America (or its approved equivalent from another institution) is a prerequisite for our department's Ph.D. program. With full-time study, this M.A. can be completed in two to three years, depending upon when a student elects to take comprehensive exams.

Comprehensive Examinations

Following a modern language exam in French or German and preliminary sight-translation exams in each language, the M.A. comprehensive exams include reading lists (translation exams) in Greek and in Latin, as well as essay exams on Greek and Roman literature and history.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Greek Prose Composition
  • Latin Prose Composition
  • Survey of Greek Literature 
  • Survey of Latin Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Every International applicant needs to return a completed application.
  • Submit a $60 nonrefundable application fee. Payment must be in the form of a check or money order payable in U.S. currency to The Catholic University of America.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency
  • Submit confirmation of financial support
  • Submit secondary school report with translated transcripts
  • Receive your admission packet with visa information
  • Secondary School Report
  • Official/Attested Copy of Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26095 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    52190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26095 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 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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