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2023 Best German Language & Literature Doctor's Degree Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region

2 Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region
13 Doctor's Degrees
If you plan on getting your doctor's degree in German language and literature, you won't be alone since the degree program is ranked #250 in the country in terms of popularity. As a result, there are many college that offer the degree, making your choice of school a hard one.

College Factual reviewed 2 schools in the Middle Atlantic Region to determine which ones were the best for doctor's degree seekers in the field of German language and literature. Combined, these schools handed out 13 doctor's degrees in German language and literature to qualified students.

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Other Factors We Consider

In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:

  • Major Focus - How much a school focuses on German language and literature students vs. other majors.
  • Major Demand - The number of German language and literature students who choose to seek a doctor's degree at the school.
  • Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized German language and literature related body.

Our complete ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for German language and literature students working on their doctor's degree.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best German Language & Literature Doctor's Degree Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

Best Schools for Doctorate Students to Study German Language & Literature in the Middle Atlantic Region

Explore the top ranked colleges and universities for German language and literature students seeking a a doctor's degree.

Top Middle Atlantic Region Schools for a Doctorate in German Language

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
4 Annual Graduates

Columbia University in the City of New York is one of the best schools in the United States for getting a doctor's degree in German language and literature. Located in the large city of New York, Columbia is a private not-for-profit university with a very large student population.More information about a doctorate in German language and literature from Columbia University in the City of New York

#2

Georgetown University

Washington, DC
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
3 Annual Graduates

Georgetown University is one of the best schools in the United States for getting a doctor's degree in German language and literature. Located in the city of Washington, Georgetown is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population.More information about a doctorate in German language and literature from Georgetown University

Best German Language & Literature Colleges by State

Explore the best German language and literature colleges for a specific state in the Middle Atlantic Region .

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
New York 366 4
Pennsylvania 311 2
Maryland 190 2
New Jersey 165 2
District of Columbia 143 3

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German Language & Literature is one of 7 different types of Germanic Languages programs to choose from.

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to fdecomite. More about our data sources and methodologies.

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