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For many students, completing a bachelor’s degree is only a stepping stone to loftier goals. Obtaining a master’s degree can open the door for more career opportunities by qualifying students as experts in their field of choice. What is a Master in Nonfiction Writing? It is a program designed to give students a deeper understanding of the craft of writing by offering courses that cover… Read more

For many students, completing a bachelor’s degree is only a stepping stone to loftier goals. Obtaining a master’s degree can open the door for more career opportunities by qualifying students as experts in their field of choice.

What is a Master in Nonfiction Writing? It is a program designed to give students a deeper understanding of the craft of writing by offering courses that cover a variety of nonfiction writing styles, such as technical, standard copy, or even creative stories based on real experiences. Students can learn to develop a distinctive writing voice and to adapt it to different styles of nonfiction writing.

Students who obtain a degree in nonfiction writing may gain several crucial skills that can help further their careers. Creative thinking and organizational skills are essential for any writer, allowing for unique expression and prose that flows smoothly. Students may also cultivate great time-management skills.

Because many schools offer classes both in person and online, there is no single cost for a master’s degree. Each university has its own tuition fees, so it is best to research schools thoroughly to ensure they are able to meet the goals of the students.

Students who have a solid grasp of the mechanics of nonfiction writing have a nearly endless variety of jobs available to them. Some choose to be self-employed, while others prefer to be copywriters for a company. Many may pursue careers as technical writers. Some enter the advertising field, using their skills to help with marketing, and others become travel or business writers, working for companies and creating brochures and work-related documents.

Many universities find that offering online classes as well as on-campus options gives students the flexibility they need to balance school with their personal lives. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

Johns Hopkins' Advanced Academic Programs nine-course online or on-campus MA in Writing program reflects the school's international reputation for academic rigor and creative ... +

Johns Hopkins' Advanced Academic Programs nine-course online or on-campus MA in Writing program reflects the school's international reputation for academic rigor and creative innovation. This workshop-centered, 3-year program offers a concentration in fiction or nonfiction and includes summer residency options abroad. Some graduates use the advanced writing skills they develop in journalism, teaching or corporate writing jobs. Others go on to write nonfiction, short stories, novels, and other works. -
MA
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Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
Online
 
VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Valencia, Spain

To the scarce academic offer that is detected in the field of creation, is added the absence of ambitious curricula that address the trade of writing from an eminently practic ... +

To the scarce academic offer that is detected in the field of creation, is added the absence of ambitious curricula that address the trade of writing from an eminently practical and interdisciplinary approach. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Online