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Literature Creative Writing

at Southwest Minnesota State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program balances writing practice and literary study in the context of a liberal arts education. Students work closely with faculty of published writers and have the opportunity to work with writers who visit campus as part of reading series at SSU.

Program Locations

  • Southwest Minnesota State University 56258

Labor Market Information

  • Writers and Authors

  • Median wage: $26.95/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Proofreaders and Copy Markers

  • Median wage: $17.07/hour
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Editors

  • Median wage: $25.05/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • College English Language Teachers

  • Median wage: $56,874/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Southwest Minnesota State University
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St. Marshall, MN 56258 Toll-Free: (800) 642-0684 Local: (507) 537-6286 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: Matthew.Suby@smsu.edu