Do You Want to Develop Your Unique Voice as a Creative Writer?
Enhance your education and expand your opportunities with an accelerated master of fine arts in creative writing. Choose from any of our undergraduate majors to earn your bachelor's degree and then complete your MFA in just one additional year. We'll help you cultivate your distinctive voice and develop the writing skills necessary for a career in the literary arts. Whether you dream of Pulitzers or PhD programs, your Mills degrees will prepare you to make a statement in your profession.
Through close collaboration with our renowned creative writing faculty, this accelerated bachelor's-to-master's degree program offers students one-on-one mentoring in a creative and collaborative community of writers and artists that extends well beyond campus grounds. Alumnae from the Mills MFA in Creative Writing Program have gone on to become published authors, poets laureate, literary editors and agents, teachers, and more. As a student in the program, access to the vast Mills network of creative talent is at your fingertips. Supplementing rigorous course work with dynamic events programming, this degree program will deepen your writerly intuition, refine your technical skill, and help you learn the lay of the contemporary literary field—all while building bridges into it.