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Classics BA - Ancient Greek Language and Literatures Concentration - Applying to the Program

(HEGIS: 15.04 CLASSICS, CIP: 16.1200 Classics and Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, General)

Becoming a Classics BA - Ancient Greek Language and Literatures Concentration Student

Becoming a University at Buffalo Student

Admission to UB is based on a holistic review. We consider high school average, class rank (where applicable), SAT or ACT scores and strength of the high school academic record. A personal essay, recommendations, documented creative talent, demonstrated leadership, community service and special circumstances are also considered. For the 2018 admitted freshman class, UB reported an average ACT score of 25-30 and an average SAT score of 1190-1350. The average GPA ranged from 91-96.

The following is not required for admission, but is suggested as adequate preparation for university-level coursework:

  • Four years of English (with a substantial writing component).
  • Four years of social studies.
  • Three years of college-preparatory science.
  • Three years of a second language.
  • Three years of college-preparatory mathematics.

Visit Undergraduate Admissions to learn more.

Suggested Introductory Courses

LAT 101-LAT 102 Latin Language and Culture I-II
GR 101-GR 102 Greek Language and Culture I-II
CL 105 Introduction to Ancient Archaeology
CL 113 Myth and Religion in the Ancient World
CL 180 Ancient Sport
CL 222-CL 223 Greek and Roman Civilization
CL 228 Warfare in the Ancient World

Published: Dec 05, 2019 11:41:00