Graduate Certificate in Professional Creative Nonfiction Writing
University of Denver

Program Details

University of Denver offers an online Graduate Certificate in Professional Creative Nonfiction Writing to the nontraditional student.  This program is designed to instill narrative nonfiction fundamentals within each student, as well as the development of the writer’s voice.  Studies cover types of writing including but not limited to:

  • Travel writing
  • Memoir
  • Literary journalism

Students will hone essential skills from editing to habitual writing.  Courses are available in an entirely online format, making this an ideal choice for the working adult student.  Improve your technique, style, and knowledge in the distinct and competitive field of creative nonfiction with UD online and pursue professional goals or an advanced degree today.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Denver is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV