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Writing

California College of the Arts

24 months
Duration
42600 USD/year
42600 USD/year
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About

We offer a master degree in Writing at California College of the Arts. Define your voice and explore your practice—fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and screenwriting—alongside writers, designers, and visual artists.

Overview

Our two-year MFA Writing program at California College of the Arts provides a rigorous yet flexible curriculum that emphasizes individual exploration of writing as form and art. 

Key  Features 

  • We encourage you to try many different genres and forms, including memoir, short story, creative nonfiction, travel writing, lyric essay, fiction, and poetry. 
  • As part of a vibrant top art and design college, our program offers the freedom to explore sculpture, film, printmaking, and other disciplines you might want to incorporate into your work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Writer’s Workshop
  • Elective or Mentored Study
  • Seminar
  • Tuesday Talks: Fall Visiting Writers Series
  • Writer’s Workshop

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and $70 nonrefundable application fee
  • Resume/curriculum vitae
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Unofficial college transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency (international applicants only)
  • Portfolio
  • Personal essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42600 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    42600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42600 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oakland

1055 - 1962 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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