If you are committed to being a professional and leader in the publishing world and want to use your skills to help shape the industry and define its future, you may find Emerson's Publishing and Writing program to be a perfect fit. Regardless of their background, Publishing and Writing students are driven by the integrity that underlies how and where they choose to do their work. You can start by telling us why studying at Emerson is your next step.
Graduate Application Requirements
Publishing & Writing (MA) At a glance
Fall admission only
Full-time or part-time enrollment. Full-time enrollment is typically 8 or 12 credits per semester.
Full-time students complete the degree in two years; part-time students complete the degree in two and a half to three years.
FOR CURRENT STUDENTS
To read the Graduate Handbook and learn about research and fellowship opportunities, visit the Graduate Studies website.
Publishing & Writing News
Roxane Gay visited campus on March 19 for a question-and-answer session with students followed by a reading of some of her essays.
Writing, Literature, and Publishing Professor Jessica Treadway is featured in the Boston Globe for her new novel Lacy Eye.
The New York Times reviews alumnus Olen Steinhauer's new book, All the Old Knives.