College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Combining work in two core areas with a major concentration appropriate to a student's professional and creative interests, the Master of Arts in Writing program offers theoretical and practical approaches to the study of writing within the broad context of a liberal arts degree. The program seeks to meet the needs of a wide range of students, including professionals for whom writing is an essential component of their work; aspiring professional writers; teachers of writing at the secondary and post-secondary levels; students with interests in creative writing, including prose fiction and nonfiction, poetry, and dramatic works; students seeking a master's- level foundation for further graduate work in English, rhetoric and composition, creative writing, and related fields; and returning students desiring an advanced degree in a liberal arts field.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999