The Writers Loft
1450 W. Waveland (3700 north),
½ mile west of Wrigley Field
The Writers’ Loft has been turning out published, award-winning writers for more than 20 years — and it really does meet in a loft!
Northwestern University’s Writing Programs
633 Clark Street
Northwestern University offers several certificate programs available. The writing certificates include 4-5 classes with a focus on work and publication prep.
Address: 600 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Columbia College is the largest arts and media college in the nation. The writing program offers many class options, a variety of teaching methods, and also publishes two journals.
Columbia College Creative Writing: Poetry Certificate Program
Students enrolled in the poetry program gain a better understanding of the craft and interpretation of different forms of poetry.