Classics

Please visit the Department of Classics for more information about this major/concentration at Princeton University.

Post-Graduation Plans of Recent Classics Majors

Full-Time Employment

  • Analyst – Deloitte Consulting LLP, Washington, DC
  • Legal Assistant – U.S. Attorney’s Office, Brooklyn, NY
  • Assistant Account Executive – Weber Shandwick International, New York, NY
  • Analyst – General Motors, New York, NY
  • Analyst – LaGrange Capital Partners L.P., New York, NY
  • Latin Teacher – Tall Oaks Classical School, Newark, DE
  • Associate – The Boston Consulting Group, Boston, MA

1-2 Year Post-Grad Options 

  • Intern – Skyhorse Publishing Inc., New York, NY
  • Latin Teacher – Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH
  • Teacher (Princeton in Asia) - Bandon Sriserm Kasikorn School, Nan, Thailand
  • Teacher (Princeton in Asia) - Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
  • Teacher (Princeton in Asia) - Kimep University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Paralegal (Princeton Project 55) - District Attorney’s Office of NY, New York, NY

Graduate and Professional School

  • M.Sc., Comparative & International Education - Oxford University, Oxford, UK
  • M.M., Music Theory – The New School for Music, New York, NY
  • J.D. – University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, VA
  • M.D. – University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
  • M.Phil., Classics – University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
  • Ph.D., Medieval Studies – University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
  • M.D. – University of Texas, Austin, TX
  • J.D. – George Washington University School of Law, Washington, DC
  • M.A., Music – Rice University, Houston, TX

Internships of Recent Classics Majors

  • Intern – Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association, Pennington, NJ
  • Summer Analyst – Credit Suisse, New York, NY
  • (Title Unknown) – European American Musical Alliance, Paris, France
  • Intern, Office of the Executive Vice President – Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
  • Teaching Intern – St. Paul’s School, Concord, NH
  • ESL/Literacy Intern – Thomas Crane Public Library, Quincy, MA

Resources and Information Online

Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Often professional association websites offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.