This 15 credit hour certificate is designed for undergraduate students who desire to gain greater competency in the writing of poetry, fiction, and/or creative nonfiction.
Whether you’re brand new to the field or have some experience under your belt, writing classes can teach you valuable skills.
You’ll learn writing essentials like research methods, formatting options, grammar basics, and how to proofread documents.
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges is a national accreditation agency.
National accreditation is primarily awarded to specialized, vocational, or trade schools.
Regional accreditation is the most prestigious form of accreditation.
Credits will transfer more reliably from regionally accredited schools than any others.
Also, students pursuing a master’s in fine arts (MFA) program should look for recognition by the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP), which looks for a low student-to-faculty ratio, strong advising, and accomplished faculty.
Annual Tuition National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) for the 2017-2018 school years and reflects the most current available data.
The Director of Creative Writing is Dimitri Anastasopoulos, Associate Professor of English.
In our courses, students are encouraged to view writing as an experience — a process that may end in finished work, the beginning of a new project, or the exploration of related roles in careers as diverse as: publishing, advertising, public relations, journalism, communications, web content management and social media platforms, information technology, law and jurisprudence, as well as television and media.