Why Study Modern Greek?

Greece is a country of great physical beauty and history

Its mountains, beaches, and seas are magnificent. Greece’s antiquities are unparalleled in their richness and diversity. The country houses major archaeological sites from the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations of the late Bronze Age (e.g., Mycenae and Knossos), Classical Antiquity (e.g., the Acropolis, Delphi, and Delos), the Hellenistic Period (e.g., Vergina), and Roman and Byzantium Civilizations. Greece provides tremendous opportunities for studying abroad and for intellectually stimulating travel.