2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Creative Writing, BFA

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The Creative Writing major allows students to write fiction and poetry in multi-tiered workshops that culminate in a final writing project of publishable quality. The program offers instruction in other genres of writing and in literary editing and publishing, and it includes substantial coursework in literature. The skills students acquire in this program will equip them for all types of careers where keen, lucid writing is expected, whether analytical, editorial, or creative. This program also prepares students for graduate study in both Creative Writing and English.

Traditional Major Program Requirements (51-52 units)

Upper Division Creative Writing Requirements

Complete one (1) of the following sequences:

Christian Literary Studies Requirement

Complete three (3) units from the following:

Optional Concentrations

Students can earn an optional concentration in one of the following areas: Digital Literary Studies; Journalism and New Media.

*Each optional concentration requires the completion of twelve (12) distinct units beyond the major. 

Digital Literary Studies

Journalism and New Media

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