Associate of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Program Details

An Associate of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing is available online with Anoka-Ramsey Community College.  Credits earned through this program are transferable towards the first two years of a baccalaureate program.  Students will develop methods, techniques and skills in creative writing through studies including but not limited to:

  • Creative nonfiction 
  • Poetry 
  • Fiction
  • Publication
  • Manuscript development

Enhance critical knowledge of contemporary literature, diverse viewpoints, culture, and a command of grammar.  Become efficient in experimentation, inventiveness, and revising.  Graduates may pursue careers in advertising, news reporting, teaching, playwriting, marketing, and more.  Take on the associate’s program at Anoka-Ramsey and become a better writer and reader, today.


  • High school transcript
  • Accuplacer test
    • Applicants with ACT, SAT, or MCA scores may be exempt

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission