Ancient Studies Major

Ancient Studies

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This program focuses on Mediterranean antiquity, including studies of ancient Judaism, Greece, Rome, Egypt, and the early church. It combines the depth of multiple academic disciplines such as languages, linguistics, history, philosophy, and religious studies. International studies or travel to places like Greece and Jerusalem will augment these studies at Cornerstone University. 

What can I do with a major in Ancient Studies?

  • History
  • Archaeology
  • Bible Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Teaching (may require certification)
  • Humanitarian work
  • Writing
  • Ministry and Missions

How can I complete my degree program in four years?

Download a sample degree plan for Ancient Studies.

What are graduates of the Ancient Studies program doing now?

Chelica Hiltunen | Master of Divinity, Oxford University

Does the Ancient Studies program offer off-site and international study opportunities?

  • Archaeological Excavations
  • Museums
  • Research Assistantships
  • Libraries

With a major in Ancient Studies, what classes will I take?

  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Plato and Aristotle
  • Second Temple Judaism and the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • History and Religions of the Ancient Near East

Who can I contact for more information on a major in Ancient Studies?