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Program Details

Chatham University offers an online Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing degree. The curriculum focuses on nature, travel writing, and social outreach.


  • Have a completed baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university, with an overall undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale
  • A one to three page personal letter stating the genre in which you will be applying, and detailing your strengths and reasons for wanting to enter Chatham’s full–residency MFA program
  • Curriculum vita or resume
  • Two official letters of recommendation, preferably written by former writing teachers or professors who know your writing
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Writing sample

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education