12 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
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 This Classics degree at University of Arizona provides graduate preparation in the languages and/or material culture of antiquity preliminary to entering a doctoral program in classical studies.

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The Classics Department of the University of Arizona offers graduate study leading to the Master of Arts degree in Classics. Students may emphasize Ancient History, Classical Archaeology, Classical Philology (i.e., the study of Greek and Latin languages and literatures), Latin Pedagogy, or Latin Philology.

 Alternatively, the M.A. in Classics degree at University of Arizona prepares recipients to teach at the community college level, in K-12 private and charter schools, or in the public school system (K-12) when accompanied by state certification.

Religious Studies and Classics

The Classics Department offers an M.A. degree with a concentration in Classical Archaeology, Classical Philology, Ancient History, Latin Pedagogy, and Latin Philology.

Programme Structure


  • Ancient History
  •  Narrating Memory: The Greek and Roman Historians 
  • Greek Reading Course 
  •  Readings in Greek Drama
  • Advanced Greek: Homer 
  • Readings in Greek Historians

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA 3.0
  • GRE combined score of 1000 points or higher in the areas of Verbal and Quantitative (or equivalent on the revised GRE), and 3.0 or higher in Analytical Writing.
  • 2 letters of recommendation must be from professors in the student's major subject
  • Letter of intent
  • Transcripts
  • English proficiency exam for international students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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