Careers in Writing

Follow this link to watch our most recent Careers in Writing Event with Michael Kleber-Diggs!


There are many occupations that a degree in creative writing can take you to. Some occupations may require advanced education.

  • Advertising
  • Author News Reporter
  • Biographer
  • Book Critic
  • Communications Manager
  • Communications Writer
  • Content Writer
  • Copywriter
  • Creative Writer
  • Digital Writer/Editor
  • Editor
  • Events Coordinator
  • Freelance Writer
  • Grant Writer
  • Greeting Card Writer
  • High School Teacher
  • Journalist
  • Librarian Video
  • Magazine Writer
  • Manuscript Reader
  • Marketing director
  • Novelist
  • Playwright
  • Proofreader
  • Publisher
  • Radio/TV Commentator
  • Scriptwriter/Producer
  • Speech Writer
  • Technical Writer
  • University & College Professor

Careers in Writing Series: Meet Working Writers at ARCC

As part of our ongoing commitment to prepare our creative writing students for careers in writing, we routinely offer roundtables and discussions with working writers. The following are videos of some of these events:

See Sherrie Fernandez Williams discuss her Career in Writing.
David Unowsky from Springboard for the Arts on Careers in Writing
Careers in Writing