The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures offers a unique joint PhD degree program in Comparative Literature and German. The degree consists of a complete graduate program in German and intensive course work in comparative methodology and literary theory. Students in the joint German/Comparative Literature program complete all requirements for the German PhD in addition to the requirements set by the Committee on Comparative Literature. For additional information, see the Comparative Literature website: http://complit.artsci.wustl.edu/graduate/combined-phd-programs
The program offers four certificates in conjunction with other departments.