From poetry to prose, nonfiction to novels.
Creative writing curriculum includes both writing and literature courses.
Learn writing from published writers as your professors.
A Real Retreat
Take part in weekend writing retreats with renowned authors on the shores of Lake Michigan at the Björklunden estate.
Shape your story
Every creative writing major completes an intensive Senior Experience seminar in which they produce a work of original poetry or prose and present it to the public.
Creative Writing Outcomes
The ability to write is prized by many professions, leading creative writing graduates toward careers and advanced degrees in fields like English, journalism, law, marketing, and business.
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