The Creative Writing major is designed for students who want to explore their creative talents in college. Our graduates pursue careers in writing, publishing, marketing, editing, web design, video game development, filmmaking, teaching, journalism, politics, and professions such as business, medicine, and the law. At Virginia Tech you will create your own literary events, publish your writing in on-campus journals and professional magazines, and interact with famous writers. In addition to your creative writing classes you will complete courses in literature, digital media, and critical frameworks. You will work with our award-winning faculty to unleash your imagination in fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, playwriting, and hybrid genres.
- Communication Studies
- Professional and Technical Writing
- Literature and Language
- Multimedia Journalism