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MA in English & Creative Writing - Poetry
Southern New Hampshire University

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Foster your appreciation for verse with the inspiration, passion and creative collaboration that only an online Master of Arts in English and Creative Writing with a Poetry concentration can bring. This program focuses your study of literature on a genre where every word counts and interpretations abound. Hone your understanding and your craft, unleashing your imagination to create imagery that moves and inspires. An online MA with a specialization in Poetry can also be of benefit for many professional paths.  You can explore careers in creative writing, advertising, journalism, publishing, copywriting and poetry, as well as teaching.

AccreditationNew England Association of Schools and Colleges, Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
RequirementsApplicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and a minimum 2.75 GPA. Applicants must submit a 200-500 word statement of purpose on why they are pursuing the degree. A creative writing sample of 3-10 pages, double spaced, is also required.
On Campus RequirementEntirely Online
Education LevelMaster
Cost Per CreditUndergraduate SNHU Online Cost: $960 per three-credit course, Active Duty Military Tuition: $675 per three-credit course; SNHU Graduate Online Costs: $1,881 per three-credit course.
Credits Required36
Credits to Complete36
Number of starts Dates4
Course Length11