Creative Writing Minor

Many of today's top employers and graduate schools look for students who write well, no matter where their academic major resides. Effective written communication is an essential job function and will get you noticed by employers. The ability to express your through writing in an effective, thought-provoking manner lets you stand out as a candidate. We also hope to encourage inner creativity and provoke a sense of community as writing has the ability to connect the entire world!

 Why Grand View?

  • Create and critique new works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for professional and self-expression purposes.
  • Develop a personal writing style and process to cultivate creative works for public review and consumption.  
Degree Fit
This program could be a good fit if you:
  • Enjoy literature and language
  • Are a strong reader and writer
  • Have an interest in history and culture
  • Like an intellectual challenge
Career Options

With this degree, you may become a/an:

  • Novelist
  • Nonfiction Author
  • Poet
  • Playwright
  • Screenwriter
  • Magazine Writer
  • Comic Book Author
  • Creative Writing Teacher 
  • Blogger
  • Website Content Creator
  • Script Coordinator
  • Dramaturg
  • Play/Screenplay Director

Course Requirements

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