Department of Classics Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Classics (MA, Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, One Foreign Language, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis Optional; For Doctorate, 2 Foreign Languages, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S And Doctorate, GRE General Test, Advanced Reading Knowledge Of Greek And Latin. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 1/16 For Domestic And International Students.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 31. 17 Applicants, 35% Accepted, 0 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
7 Full-Time (1 Woman).


7 Full-Time (1 Woman), 3 Part-Time/Adjunct (0 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2011&Ndash;12, 6 Students Received Support, Including 2 Fellowships With Full Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $18,980 Per Year), 6 Teaching Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $16,460 Per Year); Federal Work-Study And Health Care Benefits Also Available. Financial Award Application Deadline: 1/15.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. D. Mark Possanza
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 412-624-4486
Fax: 412-624-4419

Contact Info
Dr. Andrew M. Miller
Graduate Adviser
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 412-624-4485
Fax: 412-624-4419

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