Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Writing Department

Department of Writing, Linguistics & Creative Process

The Department offers five options in Professional Writing, as well as writing options in Elementary and Secondary Education. The Department’s graduate program includes the nation’s only Master of Fine Arts in Professional Writing and a Writing option and Teaching English as a Second Language option for a Master of Arts degree in English. The Department also offers three undergraduate minors and a variety of writing intensive courses for credit in General Education.

Writing Resources:

For additional information on the undergrad and graduate programs, please contact:

Professor Patrick Ryan
Department Chair
Higgins Hall 205 “The Writing Suite”
email: ryanp@wcsu.edu
(203) 837-3723

Laurel Richards
Department Secretary
Higgins Hall 205 “The Writing Suite”
email: richardsl@wcsu.edu
(203) 837-9041