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Bachelor of Science in Writing (B.S.)

Residential Program for the Bachelor’s Degree in Writing (B.S.)

Develop your writing skills and get ready for a fulfilling career with a B.S. in Writing degree from Liberty University. This degree will prepare you for jobs directly related to writing like journalism, editing, technical writing, and storytelling. And it will also train you in a wider range of skills and thought processes that are highly sought after in the job market. Increasingly, employers in various fields are looking for humanities graduates who are able to do two things effectively:

  • Think outside the box
  • Communicate effectively through different forms of media

The B.S. in Writing effectively prepares you for both. Learn from experienced professors who are grounded in their Christian faith and who share your passion for writing and literature.


Academic Information for the Writing Major

Credit Hours

120 credit hours

Program of Study

Bachelor of Science in Writing (B.S.)

Admission Requirements

View Liberty’s undergraduate admissions requirements

Courses You Could Take in the Bachelor’s Degree in Writing

  • Modern Grammar (ENGL 333)
  • Writing as Cultural Engagement (ENGL 417)
  • Introduction to Inspirational Writing (WRIT 305)
  • Methods & Materials of Writing (WRIT 405)
  • Literature of the Bible (ENGL 405)

Start Your Career in Writing


Career Opportunities for Writing Majors

  • Writer
  • Teacher
  • Technical Writer
  • Copywriter
  • Journalist
  • Reporter
  • Correspondent
  • Editor