Yale University

Graduate School of Arts & Science

Comparative Literature


YSPH Admissions

P.O. Box 208200

New Haven, CT 06536

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Comparative Literature

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Theory of literature and its interactions with adjacent fields (philosophy, culture, psychology, law, etc.); transnational and comparative phenomena, such as periods, trends, and genres. The Ph.D. degree qualifies the candidate to teach comparative literature as well as the national literature(s) of his or her specialization.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

Find Schools