Offered by the Classics department.

Language. Philosophy. Math. Mythology. So much of what we know today—our shared experiences and common knowledge—is rooted in ancient Greece. Wheaton’s classics department is devoted to antiquities and the enduring influence of early civilizations. As a Greek major, you’ll examine ancient texts and explore history, literature, and philosophy. Many students combine Greek with another humanities or social sciences major. With a well-rounded educated and sharpened analytical, research, and writing skills, our graduates are ready to pursue advanced degrees in philosophy, world languages, divinity, and law—or for a wide variety of careers.