Comparative Literature * : Careers

Career Information and Further Study

In the context of a rapidly and dramatically changing society, the skills that comparative literature teaches - interpretation, analysis, communication, the deciphering of cultural codes, written expression, and foreign language - give students in this competitive job market a decisive cutting edge. Current economic trends suggest a high value on intellectual and entrepreneurial independence, which the discipline of comparative literature stresses. While the workplace and even the nature of jobs themselves may change, these fundamental skills, abilities, and international perspectives that students gain are sure to retain their value.

Updated: 13 Nov 2012 06:02:29 EST