Those who choose Literature/Book Arts can work with photographer Nick Kline to design and publish a chapbook of their own work.
Performance/Media Studies allows students to study writing for television or the stage with playwright Michele Rittenhouse, urban and narrative journalism with Professor Rob Snyder, or jazz influences with Lewis Porter Cultural/Political/Ethnic Studies allows students to choose courses in History, Liberal Studies, American Studies, Urban Education, Political Science, Global Affairs, African-American Studies, or Women’s and Gender Studies.
The Rutgers University-Newark MFA can be completed in a two-year time frame.
Most of our classes, workshops and readings begin at p.m., Monday through Thursday, allowing students to commit to rigorous daily writing schedules, work day jobs, or raise families.
The ability to write persuasively and precisely in creative and scholarly forms.
Apply Now The Rutgers University-Newark MFA Program is a nationally ranked, 36 credit hour, studio/research program, which means that our writers study literature as they endeavor to write it.
Knowledge of the traditions and conventions of literary expression in a variety of genres and media.2.
The ability to engage deeply with the process of composition, and with the work of other writers and critics.3.
You also cannot complete the creative writing minor and the creative writing portfolio at the same time. Minor Requirements: The minor consists of 21 course credits (7 courses).
Program Learning Goals, Creative Writing Minor Students who minor in Creative Writing will demonstrate:1.