Creative Writing: MFA

Graduate Program in English

Jan. 2
Master of Fine Arts
1 semester minimum

Program Handbook

The Creative Writing program is a literary immersion program in which students specialize in either prose or poetry and take varied literature courses and electives, as well as workshops in either genre. The program aims to prepare students for lives as writers, artists, educators, and editors through coursework and a range of editorial and teaching opportunities.

Updated: 8/31

Application Materials:
  • GRE General Test not accepted
  • TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution (due upon enrollment)
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample(s) - refer to program site for details

Joyelle McSweeney
Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: (574) 631-7603