Analyze global works of literature from medieval poetry to postmodern theory. Graduate as a critical thinker, writer and reader firmly rooted in narrative and rhetorical analysis.
As a literary studies major, you'll enjoy opportunities for research, honors projects, internships and study abroad. You'll take courses such as Fever/Fantasy/Desire, Alternative African America and Why Dystopias? Each course is designed to foster empathy and understanding of diverse backgrounds and viewpoints — a valuable skill for personal and job success.
Recent literary studies graduates are pursuing careers in academia, medicine, banking, consulting, advancement and more.
Arts Merit Scholarships are available to prospective students.