Lenoir - Rhyne University

Lenoir-Rhyne University

Master of Arts in Writing


PO Box 7227

3rd Floor

Hickory, NC 28601

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Writing (MAW) is designed to prepare students for careers in creative writing, professional and technical writing, and the teaching of writing. At the heart of the program is a series of highly individualized writing workshops. In addition, MAW students participate in a journey of discovery, exploring the evolution of literary genres and engaging in coursework in rhetorical theory, editing, and publishing.


Lenoir-Rhyne University is accredited through SACS. Our Athletic Training program is currently seeking accreditation through CAATE.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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