Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
Southern New Hampshire University

Program Details

Learn both the business and the entertainment side of writing, with an online MFA in Creative Writing from Southern New Hampshire University.  As you hone your writing skills within this graduate program, you will simultaneously earn a professional certificate to underscore your career.  Coursework is likely to include:

  • The Publishing Ecosystem
  • Storytelling
  • Copy and Content Writing

Unlike other programs, SNHU’s MFA in Creative Writing does not have a residency requirement.  This means you can complete your degree 100% online without interrupting your current schedule.


  • Transcripts
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • An undergraduate GPA of 2.75 is required for full acceptance or 2.00 for provisional acceptance

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education