Antioch University

Antioch University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1997
Location: 
Los Angeles, CA
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
100
Application Deadline: 
August 15, 2016
Application Fee: 
60
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Steve Heller
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Jenny Factor
Fiction and nonfiction: Steve Heller, Bernadette Murphy

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers scholarships and grants.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

Students attend two ten-day residencies each year, in June and December. The program offers a social justice focus and opportunities to work for the online literary journal Lunch Ticket. All students are required to conduct a community-focused field study.

Applications are due by August 15, 2016 for the December 2016 residency, and by February 15, 2017 for the June 2017 residency.

Graduates: 

John Guthrie, Mifanwy Kaiser, Andrea Quaid, Wendy Ortiz