Cultural Studies in Literature Certificate

About the Cultural Studies in Literature Certificate

The Cultural Studies in Literature Certificate invites you to delve into the vibrant connections between literature, culture, and society. In this program, you will analyze how literary texts reflect and shape cultural norms, values, and identities. As you participate in those experiences, you will gain valuable insights into how literary works mirror and mold cultural beliefs, values, and identities. Embark on this adventure of intellectual exploration, and together—we will achieve something truly remarkable.

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Why Study Literature at CWU?

The English Department at CWU has a long history of academic excellence and commitment to creating diverse and inclusive learning environments.

Through a study of diverse literary traditions, you will broaden your cultural understanding and cultivate a nuanced worldview. Under the mentorship of our knowledgeable faculty, you will sharpen your analytical and critical thinking skills, setting the stage for success across various professional paths.

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How much does this program cost?

Explore information on Cost, Aid, and Value to make an informed decision about investing in your education at CWU.

Where can I find more information?

Please visit the CWU Academic Catalog for current information about admission requirements, course descriptions, learner outcomes, and credit information.


"The English department at CWU equipped me with both the creativity and critical thinking skills necessary to engage the future generation. I was taught the importance of self-reflection and how crucial it is for effective teaching. I now have gained the confidence to be an educator who both understands and can convey the importance of English to students." Haley Cottingham graduated in 2022 with a degree in English Language Arts Teaching.

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At Central Washington University, we believe that everyone deserves access to quality education, regardless of their financial background. View Department of English Scholarships today. You belong at CWU.

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