Pitt-Johnstown Creative and Professional Writing

Pitt-Johnstown offers majors in creative writing and professional writing as well as a minor in writing. Faculty includes published authors and award-winning teachers who foster student creativity and provide solid career preparation.

Learn more about these fields of study:

  • Creative Writing workshops and seminars explore the expressive craft of fiction, the creative nonfiction essay, poetry, and playwriting.
  • Professional Writing focuses on such applied genres as narrative nonfiction, feature writing, digital writing, public relations, and technical writing.

The writing minor complements the major of any Pitt-Johnstown student who wants to enhance creativity or develop marketable skills.