1 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 9100
Chicago IL 60604

Phone: (312)362-8000


Contact: Craig Sirles.


"Combining work in two core areas with a major concentration appropriate to a student's professional and creative interests, the Master of Arts in Writing program offers theoretical and practical approaches to the study of writing within the broad context of a liberal arts degree. The program seeks to meet the needs of a wide range of students, including professionals for whom writing is an essential component of their work, aspiring professional writers, teachers of writing at the secondary and post-secondary levels, students with interests in creative writing, including prose fiction and nonfiction, poetry, and dramatic works, students seeking a master's- level foundation for further graduate work in English, rhetoric and composition, creative writing, and related fields, and returning students desiring an advanced degree in a liberal arts field."