EARN YOUR MFA IN CREATIVE WRITING
Weekend, Online or Hybrid Classes Available.
Multiple genres. No GRE required.
Turn your passion for writing into a successful career. With online, hybrid, and on-campus classes offered every other weekend, our flexible Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing accommodates working professionals and helps hone their talent and prime them for a productive artistic future.
Explore your creativity in English and Spanish.
To reflect the cultural diversity of our Los Angeles location, we created a unique Bilingual Study program. You can take courses in both English and Spanish, and complete your culminating thesis in Spanish.
or fully online courses.
Designed for working professionals, our program offers in-person classes that meet every other weekend, fully online courses or a hybrid of the two. This flexible format allows you to balance life and school while completing your graduate degree in two years.
Broaden your horizons with interdisciplinary study.
Interaction with other MSMU programs and courses - like
Humanities and Film & Television—provides a well-rounded education to bolster your mastery of creative writing.
"The Creative Writing program’s weekend format has allowed me to balance family, school and my current literary endeavors. The program and its dynamic curriculum is also preparing me to enter a doctoral program and accomplishing my goal of teaching at the university level."
- Rodrigo Ribera d'Ebre
MFA in Creative Writing, 2017
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Our MFA in Creative Writing program is also offered through MSMU Online. Learn more