Focus on developing reading, writing, and critical thinking skills that will prepare you for a variety of post-graduate programs.

Program Overview

Explore the world through literature. This minor reflects the changing and dynamic landscape of literary studies. It offers you the opportunity to engage U.S. and international works of literature across genres, voices, and perspectives. You will focus on developing reading, writing, and critical thinking skills in small, discussion-based classes taught by dedicated faculty mentors.

You will explore social, cultural, and historical contexts crucial to examining the ways politics, social movements, and cultural shifts shape literary texts. Through research and analysis, you will prepare for a variety of post-graduate opportunities, including graduate and law school, as well as work within nonprofit and governmental organizations, museums and art galleries, publishing, writing, marketing, and advertising.


  • A strong foundation integrating business, STEM fields and the liberal arts develops critical 21st century skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Every student graduates with a major and a complementary minor, gaining a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through experiential learning.
  • Whether you begin a career or continue your education after graduation, Bryant credentials prepare impact thinkers who are in high demand and prepared to contribute and make a difference.
Triple Venn Diagram - Business, Liberal Arts, STEM