Masters of Art, Literature and Linguistics
PhD, Literature and Linguistics
TRAINING in media, literary, linguistic, and cultural analysis.
WORLD-CLASS FACULTY in American Literature ◆ Book History & Digital Humanities ◆ British Literature ◆
Comparative Literature, Globalization, & Translation ◆ Film and Media Studies ◆ Linguistics
◆ Literature, Social Justice, & the Environment.
TEACHING AND WORK EXPERIENCE as Classroom Instructors in first-year writing and sophomore literature courses;
and as Program and Lab Assistants, working in our Digital Humanities, Letterpress,
and Phonetics & Phonology Linguistics Labs.
SUPPORTIVE ENVIRONMENT providing research and teaching mentorship, competitive funding, scholarships, and
peer support through the Graduate English Society.
CERTIFICATES earned as part of coursework: Book History & Digital Humanities, Medieval & Renaissance
Studies, Publishing & Editing, Women's Studies.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CURRICULUM Our students publish and are well-prepared for PhD programs, post-doc fellowships,
tenure-track positions, and other academic jobs with the help of our PDC training.
Training includes: navigating graduate school; job hunting information, strategies,
and interview practice; beginning a track record of scholarly publication; participation
in professional organizations; and career management strategies.
LIVABLE STIPEND in a LIVABLE PLACE Lubbock's cost-of-living is 14% lower than the national average, and Lubbock enjoys
263 days of sun each year. We have a thriving arts and music scene. And, well Lubbock
and the TTU English Department are just plain friendly!