Enroll in the only program where your work is reviewed by an outside editor, agent or producer.
In our Creative Writing program you will work with a community of professional writers to learn the craft and business of writing. Earn your M.A. and M.F.A. online with limited campus residencies.
- Creative Nonfiction
- Documentary Films
Two Convenient Formats
- Low-residency: online with eight-day residencies in Jan. and June
- Weekender: online with four weekend sessions per semester
Creative Writing Program highlights:
- Attend workshops, readings and classes with writers
- Meet with agents and editors to learn the business of writing
- Have your creative work reviewed by an industry professional
- M.A. completion in 18 months; M.F.A. completion in an additional 12 months
- Start the program in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. or Mesa, Ariz.
A bachelor's degree in any field is considered for admission.
Creative Writing Admission Requirements:
- Application and $35 application fee
- Official transcripts for all college work
- Writing samples and a personal essay
Creative Writing faculty and advisory board members include:
Beverly Donofrio | Toi Derricotte | Larry Heinemann |
William Heyen | H. L. Hix | Kaylie Jones | William J. Kennedy | Colum McCann | Lawrence Schiller | Susan Cartsonis | Michael Mailer
Sign up for more information today and get ready for your future at Wilkes University.
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