Ashland University

Ashland University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2007
Location: 
Ashland, OH
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
40-60
Application Deadline: 
May 15, 2015
Application Fee: 
30
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Wendy Hall or Cassandra Brown
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Angie Estes, Stephen Haven, Mark Irwin, Ruth Schwartz
Fiction writers: William Haywood Henderson, E. J. Levy, Celeste Ng, Porter Shreve
Nonfiction writers: Jill Christman, Steven Harvey, Kate Hopper, Thomas Larson, Joe Mackall, Leila Philip, Robert Root, Bonnie J. Rough

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Other Features: 

Students attend one residency each year with the option of completing three two-week residencies on campus, or two residencies on campus and one in Paris, France. Students also have the opportunity to participate in cross-genre study and are invited to attend the visiting writers program.