EARN YOUR MFA IN CREATIVE WRITING ON THE WEEKENDS OR FULLY ONLINE
Multiple genres. No GRE required.
Turning your passion for writing into a successful career doesn’t have to be daunting. With classes every other weekend, as well as a fully online option, our flexible Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing will help hone your talent and prime you 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, or fully online courses. 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