The Creative Writing Program features an associate of arts degree that provides for easy transfer to a four-year institution upon graduation.

Why Study Creative Writing at CSN?

Because knowing literary genres and traditions is critical for a writer or poet, courses integrated into the program include those focusing on the study of the elements of fiction and poetry. Graduates can expect to understand important literary elements, demonstrate knowledge of fiction or poetry and complete a portfolio of work.

Potential careers for graduates vary widely but can include novelist, teacher, librarian, copywriter or editorial assistant.

Degrees and Certificates

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Creative Writing, AA

This program focuses on the writing of fiction or poetry. As knowledge of the genres and traditions of literature is central to the development of a writer or poet, courses that include the study of the elements of fiction and poetry are integrated into the program.

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