Jul 22, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25

Greek Minor

Minor code OR5212

College of Arts and Sciences  
Classics and Religious Studies  
Ellis 201B
Phone: 740.597.2100

Neil Bernstein, contact person

Program Overview

Students who love Greek and continue to the third or fourth year of the language, can easily add a Greek minor. It complements majors in philosophy, English, history, and political science.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

A Greek minor can provide graduates with the tools to analyze language, write more precisely in English, and apply skills in research, analysis, critical thinking, and familiarity with humanities to many jobs. For graduate programs in education, archeology, philosophy, ancient and medieval history, theology and law, an advanced knowledge of Greek is extremely useful.


Minor Hours Requirement

The Greek minor requires a minimum of 16 hours. You will need to have completed Greek through 2120, or the equivalent as determined by placement exam, as the prerequisite to the upper level Greek language courses.

Greek Core Course Requirements

Complete 6 hours from the following courses:


Complete 3 hours from the following list of courses. Courses completed as core requirements cannot also be used as electives.

Colloquium in Classics and Religious Studies

Complete the following course: