The Ancient Mediterranean Studies major is a broad study of literature, covering a deep knowledge of the elements of language, grammar, and syntax, writing and reading skills, vocabulary building and experience with the foundational texts of the Western literary tradition that have influenced most all of subsequent literary and philosophical thought. In the course of their degree majors achieve an integrated knowledge of the primary political, social, and military events and developments in the ancient Greek and Roman world. Students completing the major will be well prepared for a variety of careers and for further study in graduate or other professional schools.
Common Career Paths
You can do nearly anything with a Mizzou degree, but here are some common career paths taken by graduates of this major: