Iowa State University

Iowa State University

Literature

Address:

657 Ross Hall

Alumni Hall

Ames, IA 50011

United States

Phone:

1-515-294-8118

Fax:

1-515-294-2446

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Literature

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate literature faculty offers a wide range of courses in British, American, and world literature, embracing diverse topics and methodologies. The program is intended to give students a broadly based grounding in literary studies. Graduate literature courses fall into three basic categories: methods courses, involving theories and methods and their applications; readings courses, covering a diverse selection of writers and primary and secondary texts across a broad period of time; and studies courses, involving intensive study of genre, gender, individual or clustered authors, and specific cultural, critical, or theoretical issues.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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