Are there any jobs for Creative Writing majors?
I'm a senior Creative Writing major at Stephen F. Austin State University. I'm close to my graduation date and I was wondering what possible jobs are out there for people in my degree field. college college-major writing creative-writing job
Gloria recommends the following next steps:
Find something you love and believe in. Your passion will help make you successful in whatever you choose!
Good luck to you.
Sari recommends the following next steps:
Definitely consider copywriting or a similar role that would allow you to write advertisements, website content, etc. It's a very fun (and often well-paying) way to make a living and to keep your writing skills sharp.
Elizabeth recommends the following next steps:
- Web Content Editor
- SEO Executive
- Content Marketing Specialist
- Social Media Specialist
- Email Marketer
- Public Relations
a. Get certified as an English Language Arts teacher and look for work in a public or private school. Charter schools are generally open to people from different backgrounds.
b. Look for freelance work as a copy editor or technical writer.
c. Sometimes not-for-profit organizations hire grant writers, either short term or for a single application.
All these things play to your interest in writing and leave you time to pursue your craft.
Good luck and best wishes.