Classics (MA)

Faculty of Humanities Master of Arts

  • Experiential learning
  • Main Campus

The Brock Classics MA program is distinct because of its young, dynamic and engaged faculty. The program emphasizes a holistic approach to the Greek and Roman worlds, encourages the study of languages, literature and history, and assigns prominence to historical context and material culture, especially promoting active archaeological research and travel to the Mediterranean.

Entry point:

  • September (full-time or part-time)


  • MRP – 5 terms (20 months)
  • Thesis – 6 terms (2 years)

This program is funded for the defined length above as outlined on our financial page.

Application deadline:

  • January 31

*Please note that applications are accepted until the program is full.  Please contact the program directly for more details.

Admission requirements

  1. Check the university requirements and the program requirements.
  2. Complete the online application and submit the non-refundable application fee.
  3. You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials:
    • Two academic references are required.
    • Letter of intent — maximum two pages in length outlining your research interests and objectives in attending graduate school in Classics
    • A writing sample — no more than 20 pages