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Creative Writing Minor

Study Creative Writing Minor at Azusa Pacific University

Gain valuable skills for your writing career with a minor that develops your work for publication in multiple genres.

Program at a Glance

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers diverse well-rounded degree programs to prepare critical thinkers to make a difference in the world for Christ.

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Program Units


  • Azusa (Main Campus)


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Gain Hands-on Experience

  • Develop your writing in multiple genres, from poetry to creative non-fiction.
  • Prepare to write for publication.
  • Gain writing skills such as appropriate and effective voice.

By the Numbers

1 of 126 Best Western Colleges according to Princeton Review's 2023 Best Colleges Guide
13 :1 Student-to-faculty ratio
100 % of incoming students receive financial aid

Program Details

The creative writing minor is a stand-alone program that allows students to develop their writing for publication in multiple genres.

Browse the tabs below—if you have questions, visit the Student Services Center page, and we’ll make sure you get the info you need.

To view specific requirements and coursework information, visit the current academic catalog:

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Career Outlooks and Outcomes

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Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

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