Nova Southeastern University

Composition, Rhetoric, and Digital Media (M.A.)


3301 College Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Composition, Rhetoric, and Digital Media (M.A.)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Students enrolled in the Master of Arts in Writing program at the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences build backgrounds in both professional and creative writing. The program allows students to develop specialized writing skills in areas such as business, technical, and journalistic writing. Students prepare for careers in writing, publishing, and education; to write professionally for magazines, newspapers, and businesses; and to pursue a variety of Ph.D. programs of study. The Master of Arts in Writing program's diverse range of courses enables students to explore a variety of creative and professional writing genres in small classes with faculty who are writers themselves. Faculty work to provide students with opportunities that go beyond the classroom, as well. Graduates of this program can pursue doctoral education in a writing-related field or become leaders in a variety of professional positions, including:

• blogger
• college-level writing instructor
• columnist
• copy editor
• magazine / journal editor
• screenwriter
• technical writer


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, Telephone number: 404-679-4501. 

International Student Requirements:

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $670 USD

In State Tuition (per year): $670 per credit USD

Out State Tuition (per year): $670 per credit USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: NSU's Office of Student Financial Aid administers federal, state, institutional, and private financial aid programs. For assistance with financial aid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office. NSU FAFSA Code: 001509.

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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