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Bert Combs Building 103
Morehead, KY 40351

Phone: 606-783-9448
Fax: 606-783-9112

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Creative Writing

Program Info

One of few in the country, the program gives students an opportunity to be taught by accomplished faculty members who are working writers through studio-oriented creative writing workshops in poetry, fiction and creative non-fiction. Students are provided a solid foundation of literature courses and complete courses in the humanities, the natural and social sciences and world languages. 


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

A degree in English prepares students for fields in which expert writing and reading skills are valued, such as Creative Arts, Law, Public Relations, and Publishing.

Admission Requirements:

  • Successful completion of ENG 100 Writing and ENG 293 Introduction to Creative Writing
  • A 3 to 5 page introductory essay 
  • A 10-page Portfolio
  • Application Form

Program Requirements:  

Creative Writing Major: 42 credit hours in addition to Gen Ed Requirements


103 Combs Building 

Morehead, KY 40351

Primary Phone: 606.783.9448
Fax: 606.783.9112

E-mail: Dr. Tom Williams

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