Why study literature at Missouri State?

You will explore both classic and contemporary works and learn to write with sophistication while gaining a well-rounded foundation for any career.

Degree options

In this 36-hour major, you’ll learn to discuss and analyze literature from diverse cultures and experiences, all while developing top-notch research and problem-solving skills.

Career options

Many of our graduates are admitted to graduate programs in areas ranging from library science, social work, administration, English, medical anthropology and law. Others have worked fro KSMU, Moon City Press and Teach for America.


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