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Admission Requirements

Master’s Degree 

1. Bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 3.0. 

2. An index of at least 3.0 in an undergraduate major or the equivalent in Latin or classics. Students must have 30 credits of coursework in Latin.

3. A general education core in the liberal arts and sciences to include the following: 6 credits in English; 3 credits in the arts; 6 credits in social studies (to include at least one course in U.S. history or U.S. geography); and 12 credits in math/science/technology (a college course in calculus meets 6 credits of this requirement).

4. Two professional references to be included with the application for admission.

5. A personal statement to be completed as part of the application for admission.

Advanced Certificate 

1. A minimum of 30 credits in Latin at the undergraduate and/or graduate level, and a master's degree in Classics, Latin, or Ancient Greek with a GPA of at least 3.3 from an accredited institution acceptable to Hunter College.

2. A general education core in the liberal arts and sciences to include the following (in addition to Latin): 6 credits in English; 6 credits in social studies (to include at least one course in U.S. history or U.S. geography); 3 credits in the arts; and 12 credits in math, science and technology (a college course in calculus satisfies 6 credits of this requirement).

3. Two professional references to be included with the application for matriculation.

4. A personal statement to be completed as part of the application for admission.

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