M.A. in Writing
Opportunities In this Program
Students enrolled in the Master of Arts in Writing program at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences build backgrounds in both professional and creative writing. The program allows students to develop specialized writing skills in areas such as business, technical, and journalistic writing. Students prepare for careers in writing, publishing, and education; to write professionally for magazines, newspapers, and businesses; and to pursue a variety of Ph.D. programs of study.
The Master of Arts in Writing program's diverse range of courses enables students to explore a variety of creative and professional writing genres in small classes with faculty who are writers themselves. Faculty work to provide students with opportunities that go beyond the classroom, as well.
The college's Master of Arts in Writing program is offered during the evening on NSU's main campus.
- Why Pursue a Degree in Writing - Message from the Chair
- Graduate Thesis Requirements - Successful completion of a graduate thesis is required to complete this degree program.
- Career Opportunities
- M.A. in Writing Program Brochure
The successful completion of a graduate thesis is required to complete this degree program. Click here to read the college's Graduate Thesis Requirements.
- Admissions Information
- Application Deadlines:
June 1 for Fall Semester (August start)
October 15 for Winter Semester (January start)
Click on the links below to learn more about each faculty member.
- Allison Brimmer, Ph.D.
- Shanti Bruce, Ph.D.
- Kelly Concannon Mannise, Ph.D.
- Kevin Dvorak, Ph.D.
- Christine Jackson, Ph.D.
- Juliette Kitchens, Ph.D.
- Claire Lutkewitte, Ph.D.
- Eric Mason, Ph.D.
- Ben Mulvey, Ph.D.
- Andrea Shaw, M.F.A., Ph.D.
- Ed Stieve, Ph.D.
- Star Vanguri, Ph.D.
- Kathleen Waites, Ph.D.
- Lynn Ellen Wolf, Ph.D.
For More Information
Writing Program Information
Star Vanguri, Ph.D.
Writing Program Admissions Information
Isabelle De Castro, M.B.A.
Graduate Program Enrollment Coordinator
Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences
If you are seeking admissions information for programs other than the M.A. in Writing, please contact the NSU college or school that houses that program.