Why Study Latin?

  • Studying Latin today is recommended for those who are interested in law, theory, philosophy, writing, medicine, literature, and religion.
  • Latin is considered a universal language among scholars.
  • It is estimated that between 60 and 70 percent of English words are derived from Latin.
  • Research shows that studying Latin will increase your GRE score

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Last updated: 5/28/2013

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