New York University

Graduate School of Arts and Science

Creative Writing Program


70 Washington Square South

New York City, NY 10012

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.-English with a Concentration in Creative Writing; M.F.A.-Creative Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

For more than 20 years, the NYU Creative Writing Program has distinguished itself as a leading national center for the study of writing and literature. Permanent faculty includes E. L. Doctorow, Yusef Komunyakaa, Paule Marshall, and Sharon Olds.


New York University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City