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Certificate in Publishing, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Enhance Your Master's Degree in Creative Writing
  • MFA

    You must be currently enrolled in the UNCW MFA in Creative Writing program in order to apply.

  • Lab

    Hands-on Publishing Laboratory Serves as a Learning Space

  • Skills

    Students Can Work on Literary Journals as Well as Books

Find your career in:

Correct content as well as spelling, grammar and language.

Promote products and services with your writing and editing skills.

Skilled writers and editors can help companies manage their brand identity.

Learn layout and design skills.

Learn to communicate visually.

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Learn To

Develop and apply skills in writing structure, copyediting, grammar, mechanics, spelling, formatting, style, and other fundamentals crucial to effective, polished writing

Gain hands-on training in book design and production using desktop publishing technologies

Learn the practical business of running a literary magazine, including editorial, marketing, and sales decisions

Lookout Books became a vital part of the MFA experience for me, owed to Emily Smith's enthusiasm and guiding hand. I’m standing on sure footing after the publishing experiences I’ve had here.
Kate McMullen, MFA ‘18
MFA Certificate in Publishing Program Overview