Adelphi University

Adelphi University

MFA Program

Location: 
Garden City, NY
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Program Size: 
36
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Jacqueline Jones LaMon
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Judith Baumel, Jacqueline Jones LaMon
Fiction: Cathy Chung, Martha Cooley, Jacqueline Jones LaMon, Igor Webb
Nonfiction: Cathy Chung, Susan Weisser
Dramatic writing: Anton Dudley, Kermit Frazier

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Twelve partial tuition remissions, graduate teaching fellowships, Alice Hoffman Fellowships

Other Features: 

This program features a Visiting Writers Series and a Works-in-Progress Reading Series. Students can participate in the Adelphi MFA Book Club or contribute to Blank Page: An MFA Student Blog.

The program also offers a concentration in dramatic writing, which includes playwriting, screenwriting, and script writing for television.