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M.F.A. STUDENT Learning OUTCOMES

MFA Creative WritingThe M.F.A. Program in Creative Writing is designed to graduate M.F.A. students in fiction-writing and poetry who will:

  • have the necessary experience to become publishing writers
  • have the experience to become university instructors of creative and expository writing
  • have a comprehensive foundation in intensive literary study, literary analysis, literary theory, and  critical writing
  • be versatile critical thinkers and perceptive, able communicators, prepared for the post-graduate job market, in positions such as freelance writers, editors, grant writers, teachers, technical writers, proofreaders, copyeditors, publicists, media and marketing associates, freelance reporters, and administrators in arts organizations