Let the past shape your future. In classics & ancient Mediterranean studies at Bucknell, your professors will help you build the analytical skills and perspectives to succeed in law, finance, publishing or whatever career you choose.
Discover societies that existed six millennia ago through ancient texts and research projects. Examine human cultural development in western Asia, Europe and North Africa. Join an archeological dig in Greece and master Latin, Greek or both. Explore the Archaeological Laboratory, which houses the department's extensive collection of excavated ancient glass and other artifacts.
Most students will take advantage of the University's international studies opportunities to spend a semester or summer in Athens, Rome or other locations.
Recent graduates hold jobs in education, medical research and business development, and pursue advanced degrees in law, neuroscience and child development.