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Creative Writing - Bluegrass Writers Studio

Eastern Kentucky University

24 months
Duration
775 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
775 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
550 USD/credit 13200 USD/year
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About

The Creative Writing - Bluegrass Writers Studio program of Eastern Kentucky University is one of the most affordable and progressive low-residency programs in the nation.

Overview

In the Creative Writing - Bluegrass Writers Studio program of Eastern Kentucky University students will find:

  • A close-knit and supportive writing community
  • Devoted to your creative and professional success
  • Support of both literary and literary genre writing

Bluegrass Writers Studio™ at EKU is an innovative and exciting choice for your studies:

  • Online workshops (conducted with live audio, via online
  • communication platform)
  • Intensive residency workshops
  • International literary and cultural experiences
  • Web-based courses in contemporary literature

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Topics in Creative Writing
  • MFA Writing Workshop/Mentorship
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Creative Writing Capstone
  • Technical Writing Capstone
  • Advanced Technical Writing and Document Production

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are encouraged to apply early to all programs due to time constraints of issuing the I-20.

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should submit a portfolio of work in their preferred creative genre (poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction).
    • The writing sample should consist of: a two-page statement of purpose addressing the applicant's reasons for applying to the program and approximately 15 pages of poetry or 20 pages of prose (fiction or creative nonfiction).
    • Applicants should have completed an undergraduate bachelor's degree, with (in most cases) at least a minor in English.
    • Ordinarily, a 3.0 standing GPA should have been achieved in upper-division English courses at the undergraduate level. 
    • Applicants must achieve satisfactory scores on the GRE exam

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 775 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 775 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 550 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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