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.
- Stony Brook, NYStony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University (S.U.N.Y.)
- Christchurch, New ZealandChristchurch, New Zealand
University of Canterbury
UC has one of the finest collections of Greek and Roman antiquities in the southern hemisphere. The James Logie Memorial Collection includes vases and other pottery items from the Archaic period onwards, marble items of the Roman period plus some hig...
- Tokyo, JapanTokyo, Japan
- Oradea, RomaniaOradea, Romania
University of Oradea
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
University of Ottawa
- Lubbock, TXLubbock, TX
Texas Tech University
Administered by the Committee on Comparative Literature, this interdisciplinary specialization gives students the opportunity to study literature from an international perspective, to study two or more national literatures, and to concentrate attention...
- Lubbock, TX
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
The English Department at The University of Connecticut, Storrs, offers both M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. Small seminars provide a wide range of courses in major authors, periods, genres, literary criticism and theory, children's literature, rhetoric and com...
- Bern, SwitzerlandBern, Switzerland
University of Berne
Are we to regard Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code, Helen Fielding's Bridget Jones' Diary, and J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series as being part of 'world literature'? Considering their global readership we certainly should, or not...
- Edmonton, ABEdmonton, AB
University of Alberta
The MA may be earned in Classics (Greek, Latin, and classical studies) where some concentration ispossible in classical literature or ancient history, or in Classical Archaeology, which offers an opportunityto pursue archaeological fieldwork. The PhD, w...
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
- Irving, TXIrving, TX
University of Dallas
Literature study within the Institute focuses on the ways in which poetry provides insight into the nature of all things.
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
The Department of Literature grants the degree of "Ph.D.
- Manchester, United KingdomManchester, United Kingdom
University of Manchester
The University of Manchester welcomes applications from overseas. The University is a truly cosmopolitan community with nearly 2,500 international students, and many scholars and researchers, from more than 120 countries. We also have established links...
- 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...
- Stillwater, OKStillwater, OK
Oklahoma State University
Founded in 1975, our creative writing program is an integral part of an English department committed to diversity in its offerings. The BA, MFA, and PhD programs in creative writing focus on the vital relationship between fictional and poetic coursework...
- Muncie, INMuncie, IN
Ball State University
If you could choose the ideal college--one that provided you powerful resources (world class faculty, facilities, technology, and academics) for personal learning (small classes, with extensive faculty interaction and contact)--you would choose Ball...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
New York University
The department offers students an opportunity to study literature extra-nationally, cross-culturally, and historically through movements, periods, genres, and interrelations as well as through criticism and theory.
- Montreal, QCMontreal, QC
No applications will be accepted for 2002-03 as the program has been temporarily suspended. Further information may be obtained from the Department of History.
- Houghton, MIHoughton, MI
Michigan Technological University
This program offers both master's and doctoral degrees that engage faculty and students in interdisciplinary work across a range of fields, focusing on the complex interactions among rhetoric and communication within their social and cultural contexts.
This popular programme in children's literature not only involves the study of children's books, in all forms, but also their influence within our culture. We are internationally acclaimed for our work in children's literature, and this programme allows...
- London, United Kingdom
- Princeton, NJPrinceton, NJ
Literature of Greece and Rome, Greek and Roman history, classical philosophy, medieval Latin, paleography, and historical linguistics.
- Leeds, United KingdomLeeds, United Kingdom
University of Leeds
The School of Classics at Leeds is one of the few departments in the UK to have grown substantially in recent years,having received an influx of scholars and teachers from the Universities of Liverpool, Sheffield and Lancaster, as well as making several...
- Maynooth, IrelandMaynooth, Ireland
Maynooth University, Ireland
- Fayetteville, ARFayetteville, AR
University of Arkansas