MinorCreative Writing

A minor in creative writing from Wichita State will help you hone your creativity and develop skills you can put to use in teaching, writing, editing and other career areas.

Learn how creative writing is the right fit for you.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To take courses in the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

For WSU's admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.


The 12-credit-hour minor offers courses you can tailor to your interests and career goals, including creative nonfiction, fiction poetry or playwriting.


A degree in creative writing from Wichita State will equip you with skills that lead to diverse career options. Writers are employed throughout the public and private sectors—from advertising agencies and the film industry to non-profits and academia.

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