Creative Writing, M.A. | New Mexico State University | Las Cruces, United States
12 months
Duration
19032 USD/year
19032 USD/year
6189 USD/year
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About

The Department of English at New Mexico State University offers a Master of Arts in English with an Emphasis in Creative Writing.

Overview

Program Description

Students electing the Creative Writing program at New Mexico State University may choose to work in a major genre, such as poetry, fiction, or nonfiction, or may work across several genres. Students must complete 36 hours of graduate-level course work, submit a creative writing portfolio, and pass an oral examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Workshop: Advanced Writing Prose
  • Workshop: Advanced Writing Poetry
  • Workshop: Advanced Writing Playwriting
  • Creative Writing Workshop: Fiction
  • Graduate Study in a Literary Form or Genre
  • Advanced Creative Writing: Nonfiction Prose

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A graduate international student must hold at minimum a four year bachelor’s degree or its equivalent and is able to demonstrate English proficiency, both written and oral by submitting an official TOEFL or IELTS score report.
  • The application must include creative work (six to eight poems, and/or 15 to 25 pages of fiction), a letter of intent, and three letters of recommendation.
  • Please visit the admissions tab for information regarding the application review process. The Graduate School will only offer admission to international students for Fall and Spring semesters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19032 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19032 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6189 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6189 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Las Cruces

806 - 1259 USD /month
Living costs

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

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.

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