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Academic Program Guide

Classics and Religion

ACADEMIC MAP (Effective Summer 2023 and after)

*Please Note: Face-to-face/in-person instruction of this program is available ONLY at the main campus in Tallahassee, FL. This program is NOT available via Online/Distance Learning.*

This map is a term-by-term sample course schedule. The milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep you on course to graduate in four years. The Sample Schedule serves as a general guideline to help you build a full schedule each term. The General Education and Elective courses must be selected to satisfy all area and multicultural requirements unless your program meets these requirements with major courses. Milestones are courses and special requirements necessary for timely progress to complete a major. Missing milestones will result in one of two types of map registration stops. The first level (Degree Map Off-track) is placed following grade posting if the student has missed a milestone (course and/or GPA) for the first time in the major. If a student is in non-compliance with milestones for two (2) consecutive semesters (excluding summers), a Major Change Required stop is placed on the student's registration.

Emphasis in all courses is on critical thinking and analysis coupled with effective speaking and writing skills. Students who major in Classics regularly pursue careers in business, education, government, law, and other fields that require a broad liberal arts background.

Mapping Coordinator: Shellie Camp

Sample Schedule and Required Milestones by Term

Sample Schedule: Term 1 hrs
ENC1101 Freshman Composition3
1st GE Mathematics3
GE Core Humanities/Cultural Practice3
GE Core Social Science3
Classics Course3
Required Milestones: Term 1
Complete ENC1101 ( ≥ C minus )
Sample Schedule: Term 2 hrs
ENC2135 Research, Genre, and Context 3
2nd GE Mathematics or Statistics3
GE Core Natural Science with Lab4
Classics Course3
Required Milestones: Term 2
Complete ENC2135 ( ≥ C minus )
Complete 1st GE Mathematics course ( ≥ C minus )
Sample Schedule: Term 3 hrs
Latin, Greek, or Classics Course3
REL (Western antiquity)3
Computer Competency Course3
GE Natural Science3
Classics (ARH31xx, 41xx, ASH3200, CLA3xxx,4xxx or CLT3xxx,4xxx)3
Required Milestones: Term 3
Complete 2nd GE Mathematics or Statistics course ( ≥ C minus )
Sample Schedule: Term 4 hrs
Latin, Greek, or Classics Course3
REL (non-Western antiquity)3
Oral Communication Competency3
GE History3
Classics (ARH31xx,41xx, ASH3200, CLA3xxx, 4xxx or CLT3xxx, 4xxx)3
Required Milestones: Term 4
(no milestones)
Sample Schedule: Term 5 hrs
GRW or LNW4xxx3
REL (Western antiquity)3
Classics (ARH31xx,41xx, ASH3200, CLA3xxx, 4xxx or CLT3xxx, 4xxx)3
GE Social Science3
A&S Foreign Language (semester 1)4
Required Milestones: Term 5
Civic Literacy requirement
Sample Schedule: Term 6 hrs
REL (non-Western antiquity)3
A&S Foreign Language (semester 2)4
GE Ethics3
Required Milestones: Term 6
Note: 3-semester Greek sequence begins in fall only.
Sample Schedule: Term 7 hrs
REL course3
REL course3
A&S Foreign Language (semester 3)4
Required Milestones: Term 7
Complete a Pre-Graduation Check
Sample Schedule: Term 8 hrs
REL course3
Required Milestones: Term 8
Apply for Graduation in 1st two weeks

Employment Information
Representative Job Titles Related to this Major: Archaeologist, Historian, Artifact Conservator, Museum Technician, Archivist, Attorney (after law degree), Librarian, Teacher: High School, Community College(after graduate training), University(after graduate training); Museum Curator, Journalist, Editor, Minister (after theological training), physician (after medical school), Salesperson

Representative Employers: Publishing Houses, Libraries, Museums, School Boards, Colleges, Newspapers, Research Organizations, Banks, Corporations, Insurance Companies, Government Agencies: U.S. Information Agency, Department of State, Department of Interior, Park Service, Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, National Security Agency, C.I.A.

International Opportunities: International study is available for all students and may include opportunities for internships or taking course work towards various majors and minors. International study may have an impact on the MAP; therefore, it is important to consult with the academic advisor before participating. Interested students can find information about international study, research, internships, and service opportunities at:

This Map is not a contract, either expressed or implied, between the University and the student, but represents a flexible program of the current curriculum which may be altered from time to time to carry out the academic objectives of the University. The University specifically reserves the right to change, delete or add to any Map at any time within the student’s period of study at the University.

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