Literature at Duke UniversityDuke University. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.
Duke is located in Durham, North Carolina and has a total student population of 16,686. In 2019, 15 literature majors received their bachelor's degree from Duke.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Literature section at the bottom of this page.
Duke Literature Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Literature
Duke Literature Rankings
The literature major at Duke is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Literature. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
Literature Student Demographics at Duke
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the literature majors at Duke University.
Duke Literature Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 28% more racial-ethnic minorities in its literature bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Duke University with a bachelor's in literature.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||6|
Duke also has a doctoral program available in literature. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Literature Grads May Go Into
A degree in literature can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NC, the home state for Duke University.
|Occupation||Jobs in NC||Average Salary in NC|
|English Language and Literature Professors||2,720||$64,080|
|Writers and Authors||950||$67,250|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Bjoertvedt under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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