The Classics major is offered for three categories of students: those who wish to acquire a liberal arts education centered on the intensive study of the Greek and Latin languages, literature, and culture;
those planning to do post-graduate work in these fields; and
those intending to become Classics teachers.
The great thinkers, their great books, the unparalleled Catholic Intellectual Tradition.
This Core Curriculum "reflects our ongoing commitment to academic excellence and the integration of faith and reason. Based on the Western intellectual tradition, our Franciscan educational heritage, and the Catholic mission of Franciscan University, the new core purposefully exposes our students to more of the fundamental knowledge and critical authors they need to become well-educated Catholics" —Father Terence Henry, TOR, chancellor of Franciscan University of Steubenville