Graduate Creative Writing Certificate

Select 15 credits from the following list (courses can be repeated):15
Seminar in Creative Writing: Non-Fiction
Seminar in Creative Writing: Fiction
Seminar in Creative Writing: Writer's Craft
Seminar in Creative Writing: Poetry
Craft Intensive Seminar in Creative Writing
Seminar in Creative Writing: Playwriting
Total Credits15
  • Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.75 overall GPA, fifteen or more credits in literature or a related field and at least one course in creative writing are strongly recommended.
  • An application essay of 1,000 words describing your interest in creative writing, what you hope to accomplish in the program, and how you think the program will fit into your academic and career goals.
  • A brief creative writing sample: four to five pages of poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, or drama writing.
  • Two letters of recommendation. Letters from current or former professors recommended; if these are unavailable, letters may be sought from current colleagues, or a current or recent supervisor.