Comparative Literature Major

Comparative Literature major is a program that focuses on two or more literary traditions in the original languages or in translation.

Includes instruction in comparative linguistics; applicable foreign languages; English/French language and literature; literary criticism; and applications to genre, period, national, and textual studies as well as literary forms such as poetry, prose, and drama.

What can you do with a major/degree in Comparative Literature Major?

You will typically need a bachelor’s degree if your ambition is to have a career in this area of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics.  With a degree in this major, you will likely pursue a career in the sectors of media, communication, content writing and research, advertising, and public administration.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Comparative Literature Major

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in Comparative Literature Major