Creative Writing at SIUE
Graduate studies in English can prepare students for advanced graduate work, secondary school teaching, community college teaching, or careers in fields such as law, business, social service, technical writing, editing, and teaching English as a second language. Links to other fields, such as Women’s Studies and Black Studies, are also available in the College of Arts and Sciences.
The Specialization in Creative Writing is designed specifically for students interested in pursuing the art of writing fiction or poetry. Students pursuing this specialization from the Department of English Language and Literature develop their skills as writers, and will be better prepared to pursue professional writing opportunities, teach creative writing, publish their own creative works, or conduct further research into matters of creative writing pedagogy.
Degrees Available at SIUE
- Master of Arts in English, Creative Writing Specialization
- Creative Writing