Journalism and Creative Nonfiction
- Develops Voice
- Strengthens Technical Skills
- Shapes Tone and Style
The ability to tell an engaging and compelling story is fundamental to both journalistic writing and creative nonfiction. Learn the technical reporting skills necessary for a career in journalism or gain the confidence to write and publish your memoir, personal essay, or opinion piece. Develop strong stories for a variety of media—print and digital magazines and newspapers, video, podcasts, social media platforms--and learn to pitch your work to editors. Try an introductory or advanced class or explore our Certificate in Journalism and Newswriting .
This Fall, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Learn how to hatch fresh story ideas that will draw editors’ attention and how to portray these ideas in winning ways.
This nonfiction writing course will give you the tools to write and sell health and beauty stories for a robust and growing market.
Raise your arts IQ and gain a solid understanding of how to write publishable articles that inform and entertain and can be pitched to major outlets.
Learn the central aspects of newswriting, from crafting a lede to organizing complex information into truthful, objective, and accurate prose.
Explore of the history of journaling with gain practical guidance in developing a journaling approach that is personally and creatively fulfilling.