Creative Writing, MFA


Creative Writing


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Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts

Are you a budding author? Do you have a strong desire to earn a graduate degree that allows you to be creative while educating you in practical job skills? Critical reading skills are crucial in any job, and writing skills are in demand from employers in many fields. Our MFA will allow you to balance academic coursework in English with the serious study of creative writing.

You’ll be offered instruction from excellent faculty in a collaborative and diverse atmosphere, and have the opportunity to work in various editorial roles with the university’s literary magazine and to read your work at several area venues.



  • Flagstaff

Minimum units for completion 36
Additional admissions requirements Admission requirements above admission to NAU are required.

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