Loyola University Chicago

Department of English

Graduate Programs


Our Reputation:

We are very proud that, according to the 2016 US News and World Report Graduate School rankings, our department has moved up three positions since 2013. Rankings are based on peer assessment, so this rise indicates our growing reputation for outstanding publications, excellent teaching, and individual mentoring.

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The Department of English offers MA and PhD programs in literature and culture across three broad historical areas, with a special emphasis in textual studies.

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