2022 Best Comparative Literature Master's Degree Schools in the Southeast Region
In 2022, College Factual analyzed 3 schools in order to identify the top ones for its Best Comparative Literature Master's Degree Schools in the Southeast Region ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 5 master's degrees in comparative literature during the 2019-2020 academic year.
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Choosing a Great Comparative Literature School for Your Master's Degree
The comparative literature master's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. To make it into this list, a school must excel in the following areas.
A Great Overall School
The overall quality of a master's degree school is important to ensure a quality education, not just how well they do in a particular major. To account for this we consider a school's overall Best Colleges for a Master's Degree ranking which itself looks at a collection of various factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.
Over 80% of the schools in this list are in the top 36% of our overall quality ranking.
Other Factors We Consider
The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.
- Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to comparative literature students as compared to other majors.
- Major Demand - How many other comparative literature students want to attend this school to pursue a master's degree.
- Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
- Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized comparative literature related body.
Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for comparative literature students working on their master'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 Comparative Literature Master's Degree Schools in the Southeast Region ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.
Best Schools for Master’s Students to Study Comparative Literature in the Southeast Region
Top Southeast Region Schools for a Master's in Comparative Literature
University of South Carolina - Columbia is a wonderful choice for students interested in a master's degree in comparative literature. Located in the medium-sized city of Columbia, UofSC is a public university with a very large student population. This university ranks 3rd out of 24 colleges for overall master's degree quality in the state of South Carolina.
There were about 2 comparative literature students who graduated with this degree at UofSC in the most recent year we have data available.More information about a master’s in comparative literature from University of South Carolina - Columbia
University of Georgia is one of the finest schools in the United States for getting a master's degree in comparative literature. UGA is a fairly large public university located in the medium-sized city of Athens. A Best Master's Degree Schools rank of #104 out of 1,305 schools nationwide means UGA is a great university overall.
There were about 2 comparative literature individuals who graduated with this degree at UGA in the most recent year we have data available.More information about a master’s in comparative literature from University of Georgia
University of Arkansas is one of the best schools in the country for getting a master's degree in comparative literature. UARK is a fairly large public university located in the city of Fayetteville. This university ranks 3rd out of 13 colleges for overall master's degree quality in the state of Arkansas.
There were approximately 1 comparative literature individuals who graduated with this degree at UARK in the most recent data year.More information about a master’s in comparative literature from University of Arkansas
Best Comparative Literature Colleges by State
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Rankings in Majors Related to Comparative Literature
One of 5 majors within the Linguistics & Comparative Literature area of study, Comparative Literature has other similar majors worth exploring.
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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 Pandit Rahul Sanskrutayan, Banshidhar Mohanty. More about our data sources and methodologies.