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The craft of writing is no small feat. It takes creativity to drive ideas, tenacity to act on them and innovative thinking to see them through. A professional writing degree from Cornerstone University will equip you with practical skills that will help you create quality content across a range of mediums, from news stories to press releases to journal articles.
Of Humanities Division students from the class of 2019 were employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.
Student-to-faculty ratio with an average class size of 22.
Of students participate in internship or practicum experiences.
As a Cornerstone student studying professional writing, you will have access to hundreds of internships across West Michigan. Before you graduate, you’ll earn valuable experience that will get you to the next step of your career journey.
Professional writers are coveted by employers for their clarity and attention to detail. Our graduates serve with purpose across the world by crafting words and creating ideas.
The professional writing program at Cornerstone is designed to inspire your intellect, deepen your character and prepare you to lead in your career with influence and wisdom.
From caring professors to one-on-one advising appointments, we have resources to support you in reaching your goals and being successful in your classes.
Select the sample degree plan to see a list of the classes you’ll take as a student with a major in professional writing.
As a Humanities Division student, you will have the opportunity to study abroad in places such as Ireland, Ecuador, France, Italy, Kosovo, Oxford, South Africa and Spain.
The Humanities Division provides students from all academic divisions with an annual seminar to discuss topics such as an era of poetry or influential thinkers. This seminar experience also includes an opportunity to study abroad in Oxford, England.
Program learning outcomes are the foundation of a CU degree. Explore how our professional writing program prepares you with the essential knowledge and 21st-century skills to reach your God-given potential and become a lifelong learner.
Henry Townsend (’19)
Cornerstone provided me with an amazing opportunity to learn from professors who care both about my education and about the person that I am becoming.
CU professors are devoted to the success of our students. Select a faculty member to learn more about their campus involvement, research interests and teaching responsibilities.
The Humanities Division offers a wide range of majors that can be tailored to your interests. Check out other programs related to professional writing.
Be trained to stretch your horizons by writing publishable content in fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction and more.
Explore the history of what it means to be human through the lens of writers from around the globe and across centuries.
Gain a critical understanding of communication, the origin of languages and the sounds, letters and words that create meaning.
This program is designed to coach you on how to hone your editing, analyzing and distributing skills so you can assess situations quickly and write with clarity and intent.