Get your B.A. in Creative Writing
A Creative Writing degree, which is offered by the Department of English, prepares you for a wide range of occupations! Many grads write for business, industry, and marketing; teach; publish their own creative work; or go on for their MFA.
- Speech writer
- Grant writer
For your major, you will concentrate in poetry, fiction, or nonfiction, or just take a mixture. Sample courses include:
- ENGL 201: Introduction to the Writing of Creative Nonfiction
- ENGL 215: Elements of Craft in Creative Writing
- ENGL 304: Intermediate Fiction Writing
- ENGL 373B: Survey of British and American Literature from 1660 to 1865
- ENGL 380: Literary Analysis
- ENGL 409: Advanced Poetry Writing
You will also take at least four writing workshops, in which you draft, analyze, and revise manuscripts in a small-class setting
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