When exploring possible academic majors, begin by investigating the specific programs at Purchase College. Discover more about the B.A. in Creative Writing, and find out about program requirements, courses and the program faculty.
Want to find out more about a major? Talk to department heads and professors to have your questions answered and to get the inside track on being a Creative Writing major at Purchase College.
The following is a list of some career possibilities that students in this major might find rewarding. Remember, that your major does not necessarily determine your career. Graduates use their academic majors in a variety of professional fields. The options below can be used as a starting point to explore potential career paths, however, you may also want to investigate more using recommended resources to gain a more comprehensive list of careers. Keep in mind that additional education, training, and experiential education beyond your major may be needed to pursue these possibilities.
TYPES OF ORGANIZATIONS THAT HIRE
CAREER INFORMATION AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION LINKS
www.cencom.org - Center for Communications
www.wga.org - Writers Guild of America
www.wgaeast.org - Writers Guild of America - East
https://nwu.org/ - National Writers union
www.magazine.org - Magazine Publishers of America
www.publishers.org - Association of American Publishers
www.societyofauthors.org - Association of Authors and Publishers
www.writersmarket.com Writers Market (fee based, with some free resources)
Additional Resources Available at the CDC
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