Best-selling novels, blockbuster movies and award-winning poems all start with an idea…but the crucial next step of creating words to convey and express those ideas can be daunting. Our customizable Creative Writing Certificate program provides individualized guidance from experienced instructors who have published works in multiple genres. Explore methodologies across all writing categories as you refine both your personal style and voice utilizing the most effective tools and techniques. Schedule flexibility combined with a variety of elective options allows you to tailor the curriculum based on personal interests and skillsets. Build your platform and grow your brand as you work to successfully achieve your writing goals.

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After successfully completing this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a well-rounded understanding of professional writing techniques spanning all aspects of the writing process
  • Utilize the practical knowledge of how to grow their platform, evaluate the commercial potential of their work, and move toward publishing
  • Create a tangible testament to their academic achievement in the field

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Minimum Required

4 Course(s)

Students should complete the four (4) required courses in the order listed below:
Minimum Required

3 Course(s)

Students must complete three (3) of the following electives before, during, or after the required courses:
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