Undergraduate major and minor, M.A., and Ph.D. Also offered is a coordinated degree program with the School of Information Studies, leading to a Master of Arts in Language and Literature/Master of Information Science. Graduate study is concentrated on: literary studies, rhetoric and composition, creative writing, English language and linguistics, or modern studies.
Emphases include literature in English from all periods, in Britain, Ireland, and the U.S.; genre studies including fiction, poetry, and drama; the essay and other nonfiction writing; editing; film, television, and theories of mass culture; literature and society, science and religion; critical theory; and literacy theory.
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Africology, American Indian Studies, Art History, Classics, Communication, Comparative Literature, Film, French, German, History, Italian, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies, Linguistics, Slavic Languages, Spanish & Portuguese, Theatre & Dance, and Women's Studies.