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...
- 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...
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
The Department of Literature grants the degree of "Ph.D.
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
University of Ottawa
- 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...
- 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.
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
- 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...
- Stony Brook, NYStony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University (S.U.N.Y.)
- Oradea, RomaniaOradea, Romania
University of Oradea
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
We are a medium-sized department committed to training our graduate students to the highest standards and preparing them for the demands of both scholarship and teaching in the new millennium. We teach across the spectrum of classical studies, from home...
- Iowa City, IA
- Seoul, KoreaSeoul, Korea
- Ann Arbor, MIAnn Arbor, MI
University of Michigan
The Ph.D. in Classical Studies concentrates on the study of the Greek and Latin languages and literatures, and features the opportunity to specialize in such fields as epigraphy, classical archaeology, papyrology, Roman law, and, together with closely r...
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
Comparative Literature at Buffalo is committed to philosophically and theoretically inflected studies of literature and culture. Our interests include feminist theory, political theory, modern and ancient philosophy, European and American literatures.
- Buffalo, NY
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
The program in Comparative Literature enables graduate students to study several literatures in the original languages and to examine the relations among these and other literatures in a theoretically informed, multicultural perspective.
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
We are a large and diverse department with a full-time faculty of nineteen. We offer courses in world literatures and languages, literary theory and interdisciplinary studies. Our literature classes include a full range of comparative courses in Euro...
- Los Angeles, CALos Angeles, CA
University of California - Los Angeles
The M.A. and Ph.D. programs in Culture and Performance emphasize interdisciplinary and intercultural research on performance and creativity, including the study of dance and gesture; folklore and oral tradition; visual culture and theories of representa...
- Los Angeles, CA
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
Our program is designed to prepare students to succeed as practitioners and researchers in professional writing. The Masters is a professional-oriented degree, preparing students to work as advanced writers in a variety of different fields. The doctorat...
- Cardiff, United KingdomCardiff, United Kingdom
Cardiff University offers a unique Master's Degree in the Teaching and Practice of Creative Writing. This is a one-year, full-time course designed for experienced writers with an interest in teaching Creative Writing. This course also appeals to teacher...
- Denver, CODenver, CO
University of Denver
The University of Denver’s department of English is small and intimate, with 22 faculty members, who all publish widely and seek to translate their learning into shared experiences by working closely with students in and out of the classroom.
- Maynooth, IrelandMaynooth, Ireland
Maynooth University, Ireland
- Taejon, KoreaTaejon, Korea
Chungnam National University