Master of Arts in Writing
Johns Hopkins University

Program Details

Johns Hopkins University offers an online Master of Arts degree in Writing to the nontraditional student.  Through this innovative and rigorous program, students are able to study at their own pace with the flexibility of a part-time format.  Two concentrations offered include Fiction and Nonfiction writing, paired with a myriad of courses including but not limited to:

  • Travel Writing
  • Novel Writing
  • Screenwriting
  • Poetry
  • Investigative Journalism

Graduates of this program are successfully published authors in a variety of national journals, magazines, and books.  Studies include voice, place, revision, identity, and much more.  Classroom culture within this program curates encouragement, risk-taking, and clear, individual feedback.  Become a thoughtful, poignant, and unique writer through an online MA in Writing with Johns Hopkins University.

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Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample