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Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Transfer up to 9 credits
Min Time: 3 years
Max Time: 7 years
This is available to students enrolled in the Ph.D. program and can be completed without taking additional coursework. Comprised of two workshop-style creative writing seminars and two advanced content seminars, the twelve-credit Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing provides students with formal recognition of their coursework in creative writing as well as their dedication to creative writing as a craft, scholarship, and intellectual pursuit. Given the increased attentiveness to creative writing in fields such as education, leadership studies, sociology, psychology, and medicine, many students find this formal recognition of their scholarly-creative work to be a valuable credential in both academic and non-academic job markets.
The Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing:
The Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing requires 12 credit hours, 6 of which must be Creative Writing seminars taken as electives and 6 of which may be chosen from among an approved list of advanced seminars.
6 credits, taken as electives
Current and prospective Ph.D. students interested in obtaining the Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing contact Andrea Scarpino email@example.com.