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MSU's Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Creative Writing is one of the few undergraduate creative writing programs offered across the country. You will receive hands-on experience through studio-oriented creative writing workshops in poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction. Students complete a solid foundation of literature courses along with courses in humanities, the natural and social sciences, and world languages.


This program is offered at the Morehead campus.


Program Requirements

  • The first step is admission to Morehead State University, see MSU's admission requirements.
  • Successful completion of ENG 100 - Writing and ENG 293 - Introduction to Creative Writing.
  • For course lists and program requirements please refer to the undergraduate catalog.

Career Opportunities

The liberal arts background of this program will prepare you to continue your education in graduate school or pursue careers in professional and technical writing, the arts and other fields where expert writing and reading skills are essential.

MSU's Career Services offers career planning, interview and resume preparation assistance, internship placement, and services to help you find a job after you graduate.