Due to winter weather conditions, SCAD Atlanta will remain closed today, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Dining services will provide lunch from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and dinner from 5-7 p.m. for on campus students in residence halls. All transportation services are suspended and all SCAD buildings will be closed.

Creative writing student putting pen to paper

Creative writing minor

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Savannah

Students explore fiction, poetry and other forms of creative expression. Intimate writing workshops enable students to refine their work for submission to publications within and beyond the university.

  • Select two of these four courses:

  • CREA 157 Poetry Writing I: Elements of Poetry
  • CREA 162 Fiction Writing I: Elements of Fiction
  • WRIT 177 Nonfiction Writing I: Exploration of the Genre
  • CREA 178 The Short Story
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • CREA 257 Poetry Writing II: Imagination and Metaphor
  • CREA 262 Fiction Writing II: Conflict and Character in the Novel
  • WRIT 277 Nonfiction Writing II: Elements of Creative Nonfiction
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • CREA 357 Poetry Writing III: Voice and Vision
  • CREA 362 Fiction Writing III: Voice and Revision
  • WRIT 377 Nonfiction Writing III: Advanced Style and Form
  • 200- to 400-level CREA, DWRI, ENGL or WRIT elective

Total course of study: 25 hours