2020-2021 Catalog

Advanced Study of Creative Writing C.G.S.

Admission Requirements

  1. A completed application form accompanied by a $50 nonrefundable application fee.

  2. Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records.

  3. A bachelor’s degree in any field.

  4. A 1-2 page Statement of Intent, outlining your area of interest, background, writing history and influences.

  5. A writing sample in your primary genre: 10-15 pages of poetry, or 15-20 pages of prose (literary fiction or literary nonfiction).

Course Requirements


ENGL 525Topics in Genre


As needed.

ENGL 591Directed Reading


As needed.

ENGL 581Workshop in Creative Writing


ENGL 581: This course is taken for four semesters, at least one of which is to be in a different genre

Total Credit Hours: 15