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What can I do with a major in...?: Classical Studies

Career resources for your major.

About Classical Studies Major



  • B.A. Foreign Languages and Literatures


  • Classical Studies
  • Classical Languages


"A major in classical studies will benefit all students who seek a solid background in the liberal arts by providing instruction in the Greco-Roman foundations of western culture and intellectualism and by challenging students to use their knowledge of the ancient world to evaluate critically the world in which they now live."

- CNU Undergraduate Catalog

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Critical Thinking
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Document Analysis
  • Interpreting events and ideas
  • Research
  • Oral and Written Communication Skills
  • Organizational Skills

Next Steps

  • Take the FOCUS (use access code: captains to make your account) to see which careers match your interests
  • Explore where CNU grads with this degree are working/studying
  • Tailor your Resume to your interests
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