DePaul University

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences



990 W. Fullerton Room 100

Chicago, IL 60614

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. - Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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

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