UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Doctor of Philosophy in Literature

Upon successful completion of the PhD in Literature degree program, UT Dallas graduates will conduct advanced research and to teach at the college level in literature, language, and cultural programs; they will also enhance fully their knowledge and skills:

  • Producing new knowledge about literature and culture
  • Writing publishable scholarly prose
  • Thinking critically, analytically, and independently about complexity in literature and culture and about interpretation as such