Graduate Certificate in Professional Fiction Writing
University of Denver

Program Details

Earn a Graduate Certificate in Professional Fiction Writing in an online format through University of Denver.  Students are able to explore key elements of fiction in pursuit of novel and short story writing in a flexible academic format.  Develop fundamental writing techniques through studies including:

  • Editing
  • Analysis
  • Habitual writing

Courses are available fully online, making this certificate an ideal program for the working adult student.  Curate an authentic voice and style as you define your place in today’s competitive marketplace.  Learn to apply learned tools and skills to your creative endeavors, give and receive constructive criticism, 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