Master of Arts in Literature & Writing
Union Institute & University

Program Details

Union Institute and University offers a Master of Arts degree in Literature and Writing to the online student.  This individualized program allows students to align studies with academic and professional goals and focus on literary interests.  Possible fields of study include but are not limited to:

  • Young Adult Literature
  • Cinema Studies
  • Sports Literature
  • Composition Theory and Practice

Small class sizes lend to enhanced attention from high-quality online faculty.  Graduates with this degree may find pursuable career paths in publishing, public relations, education, radio and television, and more.  Students may also choose to move forward academically and earn a PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies with Union Institute and University online.


  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Proof of English language proficiency

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission