Writing Programs


“One hasn’t become a writer until one has distilled writing into a habit, and that habit has been forced into an obsession.  Writing has to be an obsession.  It has to be something as organic, physiological and psychological as speaking or sleeping or eating.”–Niyi Osundare

Advice on Choosing the Right Program for You

The Association of Writers & Writing Programs offers an excellent and diverse introduction to their guide to Writing Programs here.  The introduction is full of helpful advice, points to consider when choosing a program, blogs from experts in the field, and more.

Comprehensive Guide to Writing Programs

The AWP’s Guide to Writing Programs is a free, searchable database of more than 800 graduate and undergraduate writing programs in the U.S. and abroad.  Each member program listing contains information about faculty, admissions, requirements of study, and tuition and financial aid.  The guide is available here.

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