The predecessor of the School of Literature at Northeast Normal University was the Department of Chinese Literature at Northeast University. The college currently has three units: the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, the School of Chinese International Education, and the Institute of Ancient Book Compilation and Research. The Chinese Language and Literature major was rated as B+in the fourth round of discipline evaluation by the Ministry of Education, and has a doctoral authorization point in the first level discipline of Chinese Language and Literature. It has 5 doctoral programs in the second level discipline and 11 master’s programs in the second level discipline. It is one of the first 12 liberal arts talent training bases in the Chinese language major in China.