Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green State University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1968
Location: 
Bowling Green, OH
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
20
Application Deadline: 
January 15, 2017
Application Fee: 
45
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Jeanne Berry
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Abigail Cloud, Sharona Muir, Larissa Szporluk
Fiction: Lawrence Coates, Wendell Mayo, Theresa Williams

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program is fully-funded and offers teaching assistantships, program assistantships, positions with Mid-American Review, and fellowships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program features the College of Arts and Sciences Reading Series, and hosts a distinguished visiting writer each spring semester. Second-year students have the opportunity to teach creative writing; first-year students teach general composition.

Graduates: 

Matt Bell, Michael Czyzniejewski, James Daniels, Anthoney Doerr, Carolyn Forche, Seth Fried, George Looney, F. Daniel Rzicznek, Jean Thompson, Katrina Vandenberg, Dara Wier