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Comparative Literature

Louisiana State University

48 months
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29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
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About

Comparative Literature from Louisiana State University is an interdisciplinary program that encourages students to approach literary studies from multiple perspectives. 

Overview

Comparative Literature from Louisiana State University is built around a core curriculum grounded in the history of literary criticism and theory. 

Students at Comparative Literature from Louisiana State University will:

  • develop their own degree plans and research agendas, 
  • combine the study of literature, literary theory, language, philosophy, art, history, and other cultural phenomena in exciting, fruitful, and innovative ways.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Methods and Bibliography 
  • Topics in Theory of Criticism 
  • Topics in Comparative Literature 
  • Topics in the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution or the equivalent from a foreign institution.
  • A 3.00 GPA, or equivalent, on all college-level work attempted.
  • authorized school or university records—transcripts, mark sheets, certificates of degrees—showing all courses taken and all grades received
  • a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a grade point average equivalent to a “B” or better on all previous undergraduate work (or last half-degree requirement) from an accredited college or university
  • certification of the availability of sufficient funds to meet all costs while studying at LSU
  • English language test scores
  • The application fee is $50US for U.S. citizens and permanent residents and $70US for all other applications. Do not send cash through the mail.
  • Financial statement
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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