Writing

Writing is a dynamic and competitive field that offers diverse career opportunities, from children's author to magazine reporter to editor. Postsecondary education is an advantage, as is experience working online. Read on to learn more about career possibilities in writing.

Inside Writing

Those interested in using words to create stories and put together ideas can hone their skills through one of the many college-level writing courses or degree programs available on-campus and online. Writing courses can teach students the fundamentals of writing and grammar, plot structure, using an outline, creating ads and writing newspaper articles.

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Degree programs are available at the associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree levels. Students can pursue degree programs in creative writing, literature, children's writing, professional writing or journalism. Training in a specialization, such as science, business and fiction writing, is also popular.

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