Master of Fine Arts in Nonfiction Creative Writing
Bay Path University

Program Details

Bay Path’s online MFA in Nonfiction Creative Writing is intended to take your writing from diaries on your desk to the pages of periodicals and beyond.  Throughout this graduate curriculum, you will learn from award-winning faculty who have been successfully published across non-fiction genres.  From columnists to biographers to editors, you can gain the skills and knowledge to become the writer that you’ve always wanted to be.  With a 100% online format and the ability to take classes full or part-time, you can learn at your convenience.  This MFA in Nonfiction Creative Writing offers specialization in publishing or teaching, in addition to core curriculum such as:

  • Nature and environmental writing
  • Women’s spiritual writing through the ages
  • Generational histories:  writing about family

Requirements

  • Official undergraduate/graduate transcript(s)
  • GPA >3.0 in writing & English classes
  • Original essay
  • One 10-page or two 5-page writing sample(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education