The minor in ancient civilization requires a minimum of 15 s.h., including at least 12 s.h. in advanced courses taken at the University of Iowa. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all courses for the minor and in all UI courses for the minor. Course work in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass. A maximum of 6 s.h. of work for another University of Iowa major, minor, or certificate and up to 3 s.h. of lower-level transfer credit may be counted toward the minor.

Department of Classics courses with the prefix CLSA, CLSG, and CLSL count toward the minor. Courses considered advanced for the minor are: Greek courses numbered CLSG:2001 Second-Year Greek I or above, Latin courses numbered CLSL:2001 World of Cicero or above, and Classics courses numbered CLSA:3000 or above. Appropriate courses in art, religion, history, and philosophy may be counted toward the minor in ancient civilization, if approved by the undergraduate advisor. Students who have taken high school Greek or Latin should consult the advisor.