Our programs offer rigorous training in the literature, culture, and history of the French-speaking world.

Graduate Studies

MA in French

This free-standing program, administered in New York City, terminates at the Master’s degree.

MA in History and Literature

Administered in Paris, and managed in partnership with the Department of History, this free-standing program terminates at the Master’s degree.

PhD in French

This is a sequential program. In preparation of the PhD, the MA and MPhil degrees are obtained.

PhD in French and Comparative Literature

This is a sequential program. In preparation of the PhD, the MA and MPhil degrees are obtained while fulfilling ICLS requirements for the concentration in Comparative Literature.