BA Greek and Latin Languages and Literature

Saint Louis University’s study of classical languages is designed for students interested in the sources of Western culture who want to improve their language skills and word power. The B.A. in Greek Latin Language and Literature from SLU provides a firm interdisciplinary foundation for students pursuing a liberal arts education facilitated by knowledge of classical languages and culture. This includes fields such as law, medicine, theology, philosophy, medieval and Renaissance studies, political science, communication, mythology, anthropology, psychology, art history, cultural criticism, history of education, literary studies and comparative literature.The study of Greek or Latin languages and literature provides a unique coherence, depth and breadth to the undergraduate scholar, offering variety, flexibility and scope. Classical studies expose students to a vast range of significant personalities, influential writing and wisdom literature. It is the “royal road” (the via regia) to important moments, ideas and movements in the cultural history of the Western world.

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$49,800 Per Year

International student tuition fee

4 Years


Aug 2024

Start Month

Jul 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • August 2024
  • January 2025
  • August 2025
  • January 2026
  • August 2026

Mode of Study

  • Full Time