Creative Writing in Spanish (Advanced Certificate)

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Program Description

The Program in Creative Writing in Spanish offers an Advanced Certificate allowing students who have done some graduate work in a related field, or are currently enrolled in relevant PhD- or MA-granting programs, to cultivate their writing talents. Often graduate students develop an interest in, or feel the need for creative writing proficiency at a relatively late stage in their studies. The Advanced Certificate in Creative Writing in Spanish is meant to supplement the students’ studies with the acquisition of creative writing skills, under the guidance of prestigious Spanish and Latin American writers. An Advanced Certificate in Creative Writing in Spanish enhances the students’ professional profiles in an increasingly complex academic market that demands multiple interests and capabilities from candidates.


All applicants to the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) are required to submit the general application requirements, which include:

See Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Literatures for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.