Mississippi Literature Doctorates, PhDs and Graduate Programs
Pursing a doctorate in literature allows students to learn more about their choice of specialization, whether it's a particular genre of writing or literary theory. You could potentially become a postsecondary teacher in the field with this degree option as well.
- Hattiesburg, MSHattiesburg, MS
University of Southern Mississippi
The program was started in 1971 by Gordon Weaver. In 1977 Frederick Barthelme took over as director. The Center is part of the Department of English and operates out of shared offices on the Hattiesburg campus. Writing students make up more than half o...