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Rocio Carlos

Humanities & Sciences


Rocio Carlos is a native of the Los Angeles area. She received her undergraduate education at California State University, Los Angeles. She worked as a teacher of English in secondary schools for ten years. In 2011, she finished the MFA Creative Writing program at Otis College of Art and Design. She has been an instructor of higher education English since 2009. Ms. Carlos is a poet and has published her work in journals and magazines. She was most recently selected for the 2014 "Great Teacher" award by Art Center students.


B.A. California State University, Los Angeles 2001 Psychology
Teaching Credential California State University, Los Angeles Charter School of Education 2005 Single Subject English
M.F.A. Otis College of Art and Design 2011 Creative Writing


2014 Art Center Great Teacher Award


Immigrant/1st Gen American Lit
Magical Realisms
Narrative Strategies
The Heroine
Writing Studio
Writing Studio: Intensive
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