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Literary Studies

Whether you’re writing as a career or utilizing your writing skills within another area of expertise, Literary Studies at Brevard College will help you develop valuable communication skills. In the concentration in Literary Studies, you’ll work one-on-one with the brilliant and dedicated faculty members of BC's English department. Through these interactions, you'll learn how to communicate purposefully and concisely in your very own voice and style.


Literary Studies will challenge you to explore and study literature both critically and creatively. You'll be able to take advantage of innovative, experiential methods to develop effective writing skills. You'll also build necessary skills in collaboration, research & analysis.


At Brevard College, you'll discover everything you need to become an effective writer and succeed in and out of the classroom.

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Related Programs:

  • English

  • Creative Writing

  • Journalism

  • History


Literary Studies is one of the concentrations offered in the English Major. Other concentrations include Creative Writing, Journalism and Professional Communication, and Interdisciplinary Studies.

Career Opportunities:

  • Author
  • Literary Researcher
  • Copywriter
  • Editor
  • Direct Response Copywriter
  • Digital Copywriter
  • B2B Content Marketer
  • Technical Writer
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Journalist
  • Corporate Blogger
  • Educator
  • Communications Officer
  • Corporate Communications Manager/Director
  • In-house Marketing Department Coordinator

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Brevard College is consistently recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges. The College’s focus on experiential learning, small class sizes, and location the mountains of Western North Carolina near Asheville makes Brevard a top choice college for students around the world.

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This institution is an equal opportunity provider.