Master of Arts in Professional Creative Writing
University of Denver

Program Details

Earn a Master of Arts degree in Professional Creative Writing through University of Denver online.  This advanced program is designed to take students through a collaborative process of beginning to end studies in creative writing.  See an original work from its first concept to manuscript submission which cultivates your personal brand.

Concentrations within this degree include Professional Dramatic, Poetry, Fictional, and Creative Nonfiction Writing.  Students will learn skills and techniques in defining an audience, habitual practice, editing, limitations, and other topics essential to professional practice.  Create a submittable, original piece through rigorous, intensive studies in this distinct art form with University of Denver online.

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), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent