Students in a master’s in creative writing can expect to do a lot of reading (i.e. fiction, nonfiction, poetry) as they engage in comparative study that dissects and understands the narrative form of an established writer. As they develop their craft, students will be expected to participate in workshops.
The MFA in Writing is a selective program, contingent upon acceptance of a creative writing sample and statement of purpose. This ensures that all students are at a point in their writing development where they are prepared for an intense focus on their writing, and that they are well-equipped to give useful feedback to other writers.
Share your story with the world and let the power of storytelling take your career to new heights with an online Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing. As one of the only programs available that encourages a focus on genre fiction, our online MFA lets you hone your craft in an area specific to your strengths and interests.
Roehampton's MFA Creative Writing will support you in your ability to develop your writing, leading to the successful production of professional-standard, publishable work. This two year course is taught through online classrooms, allowing you to pursue your degree from anywhere around the world, and collaborate with peers globally.
The MFA in Creative Writing at NAU is an interdisciplinary, full-time, two-year program in fiction, creative nonfiction, or poetry. Students participate in writing workshops, undertake coursework in literature, and study critical theory. MFA candidates present a creative thesis of between 45 to 120 pages, depending on genre. Our program’s vibrant literary culture includes the literary journal.
Find out more about the MFA in Creative Writing in the School of Critical Studies at the University of Glasgow, UK, Our new programme gives you dedicated, supported time to complete a substantial creative work and, in the second year, includes opportunities to teach writing to undergraduates.
To satisfy the Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing degree requirements: Students, graduating with a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, will revise their Master of Arts thesis to produce a publishable manuscript or begin a new project, building upon the strengths of the M.A. thesis. Additionally, they will produce and present a literary analysis paper, complete a term-long internship.
Our annual creative writing magazine, The Mechanics' Institute Review, is edited by Birkbeck MA Creative Writing students and features writing from the course as a showcase for the degree, with wide distribution beyond Birkbeck to literary agents, publishers, etc. Read an account of how our students created the most recent issue.
Creative writing degrees represent one of the fastest growing university programs in the U.S. According to the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) 2015 report, 30% of MFA full-residency programs enjoyed an enrollment increase. Distance education represents a viable option for students, especially low-residency programs that allow.
Our MFA (Master of Fine Art) in Creative Writing offers you the opportunity to write a full-length work of fiction or non-fiction to a standard where it may be offered to literary agents. The course is initially taught through small, dynamic workshops and seminars. But the core of the MFA is a one-to-one mentoring relationship with a regularly.
The Creative Writing programme at UEA was the first of its kind in the UK and is distinguished by the unrivalled success of its alumni, who include the 2017 Nobel Laureate, Kazuo Ishiguro, and his fellow Booker Prize-winners, Ian McEwan and Anne Enright. We introduced the first MA in 1970, the first PhD in 1987, and students now join us from all over the world.
Students are supported to realize and strengthen their creative potential through experimentation, dialogue and fine art making in all its forms. There are around 110 full-time graduate students at the Slade studying on either the MFA in Fine Art or the MA in Fine Art. The MFA is an 18-month studio-based programme (two academic years) with a two part, written and oral, Critical Studies.