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What to do with a degree in Classical Studies
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The Department of Classical Studies offers courses in the languages, literatures, history, and archaeology of ancient Greece and ancient Rome, two cultures that are the intellectual, social, political, legal, scientific, and artistic origin of Western civilization.
The Hiatt Center is pleased to provide a list of organizations, titles and fields of alumni who majored in your discipline. Click here to download a sortable excel spreadsheet listing the first destination graduate programs and employment opportunities that Classical Studies alumni from the classes of 2008-2012 secured within six months of graduation.
The diverse list is indicative of the wealth of transferable skills students cultivate as a Classical Studies major at Brandeis.
The Hiatt Center is pleased to provide a list of organizations, titles and fields of alumni who majored in your discipline. The list represents a wide array of professions, which is indicative of the wealth of transferable skills students cultivate as a Classical Studies major at Brandeis.
|2010||Boston Latin School||Latin Teacher||Education|
|1976||Association of Art Museum Directors||Co-Director of Government Affairs||Museums and Institutions|
|2007||Universidad Católica del Maule||Professor||Higher Education|
|2010||Snowbow.com||Director of Strategic Marketing||Marketing and Advertisement|
|2009||City of Cambridge||Consumer Information Specialist||Government Administration|
|2011||Boston Startup School||Product Design||Design|
|2009||Ma Properties||Marketing/Internet Services||Real Estate|
|2011||Millennium Pharmaceuticals||Clinical Research Coordinator||Pharmaceuticals|
|1994||Smith & Nephew||IT Help Desk Manager||Technology|
|1996||California Pacific Medical Center
||Doctor of Internal Medicine||Medicine|
||Research Associate||Scientific Research|
|1998||Artlite Office Supply Company||Assistant Sales Manager||Sales|
|2000||New YorkPress||Editor-in-Chief||Publishing and Journalism|
|2000||Random Walk Computing||Associate Consultant||Technology|
|2001||American Federation of Arts
|2001||X-Feds., Inc.||Lead Senior Systems Engineer/Consultant||Engineering|
|2001||Wentworth Institute Of Technology||Assistant Professor||Education|
|2003||Westchester Medical Center||Psychiatry Resident||Health|
|2006||New York University||Graduate Student||Art History, Archaeology|
|2007||Sustainable Living LLC||Owner, Consultant||
Your program of study at Brandeis University provides both field-specific knowledge and a broad range of transferable skills, abilities, and knowledge that are sought after by all employers in all fields and enhance your experience and success in the world of work. To identify additional skills and abilities you have developed through coursework, activities and work, take TypeFocus.
In addition to you coursework, internships can be extremely beneficial as you develop academic and professional skills. The Brandeis Internship Exchange is an easy and convenient online tool for you to find and share real internship opportunities. Just log on with your UNET ID and use the advanced search to identify majors' internships.
- Appropriate Vault Guides [Link]
- American Philological Association (APA)
- Archaeological Institute of America (AIA)
- Classical Association of New England (CANE)