Creative Writing/Literature Specialization

A Focused Area of Study For Professional Writing Majors

It takes more than talent 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.

In addition to developing your technical skills, you'll become familiar with the business aspects of creating successful books, articles, and other written content.

  • 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: