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Program Details

Arcadia University offers a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program. This is a low-residency program that fully explores the craft of creative writing. Students engage in online workshops, in addition to having a book-length manuscript at the end of the program to develop into publication. The program offers a study abroad experience with a residency.


The degree includes a residency study abroad experience.

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.0 or passing scores on an assessment test
  • Official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Interview with program coordinator
  • Writing sample

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education