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Liberty University’s online Master's in Professional Writing is a customizable degree that gives professionals a 100% online path to learn the critical writing skills needed in any industry. In three courses within this degree program, you will receive practical, real-world instruction from #1 New York Times bestselling author and Christian novelist Karen Kingsbury in the creative writing research and publishing process.
You will focus on specialized techniques for education, grant writing, and many essential roles in business, government, and non-profit markets. Liberty’s Online Graduate Writing Program will equip you to design effective communication through digital media, traditional publishing, and the latest cutting-edge information technology, all while offering the flexibility of our state-of-the-art online learning environment.
Whether you plan to engage the culture with creative writing or to use your professional writing to solve strategic communication problems in your industry, Liberty’s Online Graduate Writing Program will provide a 100% online, customizable, and practical approach to the specialized skills you need to succeed. Throughout our professional writing degree, you will gain foundational knowledge in practical skillsets such as editing, layout for publishing, and composition, while choosing industry-specific electives such as Communication for Christian Ministry, Communication for Teachers, Speech Writing for Candidates & Officeholders, and Strategic Communication Campaigns for the Digital Age.
Professional writers or students interested in becoming writers will benefit from the foundational skills and knowledge provided by the Master's in Professional Writing and will be able to launch a career in a new industry or improve their effectiveness in their own career. Creative writing enthusiasts interested in seeking publication will find all of the necessary skills to navigate the process in Liberty’s online professional writing program, but any writer will gain a vital understanding of the publication process through three courses created in collaboration with #1 New York Times bestselling author and Christian novelist, Karen Kingsbury:
Find out more information about Karen Kingsbury and her partnership with Liberty University.
You may also be interested in exploring our master degree in Education: English, Communication, or Strategic Communication.
Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:
The Masters in Professional Writing will help you learn the practical application of writing skills to many industries. Mastering your professional writing skills may lead to career opportunities in education, publishing, or speech writing. The Masters in Professional Writing prepares writers to adapt to communication needs in private, public, and non-profit markets, making you a valuable communications expert.