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In This Section
Our highly ranked creative writing and literature programs open doors to new discoveries, ventures, and career paths.
Explore current graduate courses in English literature, language, and theory, as well as recent seminar topics.
How to Apply
Learn more about preparing for and applying to the English and Creative Writing graduate programs.
View a list of graduates, their dissertation topics, and the faculty members who guided them.
Job Placements & Achievements
We have an excellent record of placing graduates in academic and professional careers.
Graduate students receive financial support through fellowships and research/teaching assistantships.
Students collaborate within subfields and across campus, nurturing innovative scholarship.
Meet Our Students
Discover the work our graduate students are doing at the University—and around the world.