Why Literary and Intercultural Studies?


Choose this major if

  • you have any number of transferable units or you have never been to college
  • you want the greatest flexibility in designing your own course of study
  • you have enjoy reading literature and like the idea of a broad course of study
  • you enjoy learning about other cultures and see the relevance of such knowledge in our globalized world
  • you want to take advantage of our internship and service-learning opportunities and transition into a new career
  • you want to undertake a culminating project that not only reflects the skills and knowledge you've acquired but propels you toward your next step in life




Careers Reported by Alumni

  • Lawyer
  • Registered Nurse
  • Radio Producer
  • Small Business Owner
  • Computer Analyst
  • Production Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Creative Director
  • Federal Law Enforcement Officer
  • High School Teacher
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • College Professor
  • Regional Court Interpreter
  • Executive Director of Nonprofit Agency
  • Researcher and Analyst
  • Global IT Specialist
  • Client Executive for IBM/Citibank
  • Communications Consultant
  • Community Support Facilitator
  • Client Services Representative
  • Customer Analytics Representative
  • Creative Project Coordinator
  • Paraeducator
  • Librarian
  • Artist
  • Community Organizer
  • Wedding Planner
  • Minister


Our students have been admitted to highly prestigious graduate programs, including:

  • Berkeley Law, University of California
  • Graduate Theological Union
  • Hastings College of the Law, University of California
  • Indiana State University, School of Public and Environmental Affairs 
  • Rutgers University
  • Stanford University
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Virginia