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Gain Your Own Voice with Creative Writing

By taking Creative Writing courses, you'll learn to expresses ideas and thoughts in an imaginative way and exercise the creativity of mind. Courses can include fiction writing, poetry writing, creative nonfiction writing, and more.

Creative Writing can help you truly develop your own voice and perspective, push you to research and understand other various vantage points, and gain a better understanding of the mechanics of reading and writing. 

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Many Creative Writing courses at NWACC carry transfer credit to four-year institutions and can fulfill general education requirements.  

Those who pursue a degree in Creative Writing may find job opportunities in the following occupations:

  • Author
  • Copywriter
  • Journalist
  • Content Editor
  • SEO Management
  • Content Marketing Specialist
  • Social Media Specialist

 The Hive Avenue Literary Journal is the first student-led literary magazine to come out of NWACC. The first issue was published on August 1st and is available online