M.A. in English: Creative Writing Concentration
|Requirements (3 credits)|
|EN-502||Seminar in Literary Research||3|
|Literature Before 1800 (3 credits)|
|Select one course designated with the Course Type: EN.1||3|
|Literature After 1800 (3 credits)|
|Select one course designated with the Course Type: EN.2||3|
|Ethnic, Multicultural and World Literatures (3 credits)|
|Select one course designated with the Course Type: EN.3||3|
|Creative Writing (18 credits)|
|Select five courses in Creative Writing designated with Course Type: EN.CW (may be repeated for credit)||15|
- Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.75 GPA, fifteen or more credits in literature or a related field, and at least one course in creative writing is strongly recommended.
- An application essay of 1,000 words describing your interest in this program, what you hope to accomplish, 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.