What are the best college majors to help me become a children's author?

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What are the best college majors to help me become a children's author?

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Earning a Bachelor's degree in the following are suitable options:

  • English
  • Literature
  • Creative Writing
  • Education
  • Journalism
  • Writing, or
  • Child Psychology

There are also schools that offer degrees in "Children's Book Writing and Illustration." That's a degree that is offered at Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. Simmons University in Boston, Massachusetts offers a Master's degree in children's literature. So, there are options out there for degrees that would benefit any aspiring children's author.

For more information about college majors to help in writing children's books, check out this article: Become a Children's Author: Step-by-Step Career Guide

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