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CWU Programs

Degree Type 
Bachelor of Arts
Contact Name 
Lisa Norris
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We live in an increasingly technological world that is ever more dependent on evolving and expanding forms of communication. The professional and creative writing program instructs students in the practical elements of professional and technical writing and editing. It also combines the rigor of creative writing in poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, playwriting, and screenwriting. The creative writing minor improves students' writing in fiction, poetry, or non-fiction, and helps prepare teachers who will have creative writing responsibilities in their class assignments.


Graduates of this program will find careers in public relations, teaching, marketing, business, advertising, publishing, and more. Clear and concise writing, analytical abilities, persuasiveness, and precision are all valuable skills for a wide range of fields.

Why this program 

Central offers the professional writing degree online as well. CWU’s online professional writing program is one of the nation’s top ten online English programs, according to, a college degree rating website.

Contact Information 
Lisa Norris
Possible Search Names 
creative writing, professional writing, writing, English

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