Creative Writing/Literature Specialization

A Focused Area of Study For Professional Writing Majors

It takes more than just strong writing skills to make a living as a writer. The Creative Writing/Literature specialization will allow you to expand your reading and writing skills across multiple genres while acquiring knowledge of the publishing process and how to make a living as a working writer.

  • Improve your writing abilities across multiple genres while focusing on your specific preference of poetry, fiction or creative non-fiction.
  • Broaden your scope and range with skills focused in different genres.
  • Get a taste of how the publishing industry works and how published work evolves from initial drafts.
  • Pursue your artistic vision and develop your unique voice.
  • Create a portfolio and submit your writing for publication.

Courses in this specialization currently include: