12 months
488 USD/credit 16104 USD/year
488 USD/credit 16104 USD/year
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Designed to deepen knowledge of the various fields of the discipline of English, the English - Creative Writing degree at Bridgewater State University enhances students' understanding of the roles that language, literature, writing and rhetoric play in human societies and individual lives.


Learning outcomes

This English - Creative Writing concentration provides students at Bridgewater State University the opportunity for advanced study of the art and craft of creative writing. Students who intend to pursue an MFA in creative writing, teach at the college or high school level, or pursue a career in editing, journalism, or professional writing may find this option particularly beneficial.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fiction Writing Workshop
  • Poetry Writing Workshop
  • Creative Nonfiction Writing Workshop
  • Directed Study
  • Creative Nonfiction Writing Workshop

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: rolling admission


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and $50 application fee
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate course work
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 based upon four years of course work or a 3.0 undergraduate GPA based upon work completed in the junior and senior years.
  • An undergraduate major or minor in English, or at least 5 English courses at the undergraduate or graduate level. Comparable preparation in other humanities fields will be considered.
  • Three appropriate letters of recommendation. Ideally, at least two of the recommenders should be faculty members, although applicants with relevant and extensive work experience could submit letters from other professionals or supervisors. 
  • Personal Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16104 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 488 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    16104 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 488 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Bridgewater

1289 - 2669 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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