Creative Writing and English Literature Programs

Are you interested in exploring English and Creative Writing programs close to home? The DMV has some of the very best. Check out these program websites, and don’t forgot to look for each university’s prestigious resident writer.


Brent Smith, '19

Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia Programs:

  1. MFA in Creative Writing: American University
  2. Literary History and Aesthetics: Catholic University                    
  3. MFA in Creative Writing: George Mason University        
  4. English Major and Minor/Creative Writing Minor: Georgetown University
  5. MFA in Creative Writing: George Washington University
  6. English Major and Minor: Howard University
  7. The Writing Seminars: Johns Hopkins University
  8. MFA in Creative Writing: Saint Mary’s College of Maryland
  9. MFA in Creative Writing: University of Maryland
  10. MFA in Creative Writing: University of Virginia