Master of Fine Arts in Writing / Fiction
Lindenwood University

Program Details

Lindenwood University offers an online Master of Fine Arts in Writing with a concentration in Fiction to the nontraditional student.  Faculty bring published writing experience to the virtual classroom, where you will expand your knowledge of analysis, grammar, revision, and techniques of professional development.  With a specialization in fiction, your online writing degree studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Short story structure
  • Literary criticism
  • Close-reading

Small class sizes allow for a highly individualized and interpersonal experience with professors and peers.  Expand the scope of your practice, and pursue or enhance a current career in communications, editing, academia, copywriting, and more.  By customizing your core course options you can better align your studies and practice with professional goals.  The LU creative writing online curriculum provides a variety of focused workshops to develop your piece production and collaborative discussion, analysis, and reading skills with fellow students.  Take advantage of a 100% online master’s to enhance your career as a writing professional with Lindenwood University.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Lindenwood University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

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