Creative Writing MFA graduates’ books have been published by trade and small presses and cover all genres; their works have won grants, prizes and residencies. Many are now professors.

Our graduates move into the fields of 

  • advertising,
  • communications and
  • public relations.

They have secured positions as

  • arts administrators,
  • book and magazine editors,
  • copywriters,
  • grant writers,
  • journalists,
  • librarians,
  • primary and secondary school teachers,
  • web content editors and more.

College of Liberal Arts Creative Writing alumni continue to make important contributions to the contemporary literary scene. 

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can also visit the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

Career services can provide

Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.