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Overview for Portuguese Language and Literature

A program that focuses on the Portuguese language and related dialects. Includes instruction in Portuguese philology, Metropolitan Portuguese, Luso-Brazilian Portuguese, regional dialects, and applications in business, science/technology, and other settings.

Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature Majors

A major in Portuguese Language and Literature is highly relevant for the following careers. National averages for wages in each career is provided.

Colleges Offering a Major in Portuguese Language and Literature

Top 16 U.S. Colleges with the highest percentage of Portuguese Language and Literature among the 2008-2009 graduating class.

AddInfoCollege Name Degrees Awarded/
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
North Dartmouth, MA
Moderately Selective$20,061 
Smith College
Northampton, MA
Highly Selective$37,758 
Rutgers University-Newark
Newark, NJ
Moderately Selective$22,046 
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Yale University
New Haven, CT
Most Selective$36,500 
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT
Moderately Selective$4,290 
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
Moderately Selective$23,059 
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA
Moderately Selective$23,414 
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Florida International University
Miami, FL
Highly Selective$16,980 
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Columbus, OH
Moderately Selective$22,251 
University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque, NM
Moderately Selective$17,254 
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Degrees awarded represents the number of bachelor's degrees awarded among the 2008-2009 graduating class.