Graduate Certificate in Professional Dramatic Writing
University of Denver

Program Details

A Graduate Certificate in Professional Dramatic Writing is available to the online student through University of Denver online.  This program is designed for those pursuing careers in playwriting or screenwriting.  Students will learn to write through a variety of formats, including but not limited to:

  • In-person performance
  • Film
  • Radio
  • Podcasts

Students will explore traditions, masterworks, and contemporary techniques and habits most beneficial to this practice.  Courses are offered in a fully online format, making this an ideal certificate for the working adult student.  Explore how to best connect with audiences, develop skills in editing to improve your writing and benefit others, and more with University of Denver online.

Learning Pace


% Online

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