Columbia College Chicago Fiction

Columbia College Chicago Fiction

MFA Program

A workshop at Columbia College Chicago.

MFA Program Established: 
2011
Location: 
Chicago, IL
Genres Include:
Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
32
Application Deadline: 
January 15, 2015
Application Fee: 
35
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Joshua Young
Core Faculty Includes: 

Garnett Kilberg Cohen, Don De Grazia, Patricia Ann McNair, Joseph Meno, Nami Mun, Audrey Niffenegger, Samuel Park, and Shawn Shiflett.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Students enrolled in Tutor Training and Practice Teaching courses can teach for compensation, limited scholarships, and other work-study opportunities.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Hair Trigger, F MagazineFictionary

Other Features: 

Study abroad opportunities are available in Prague, students regularly intersect with the local, national, and international literary communities. Students may also choose to take a semester in Los Angeles. Other features include the Publishing Lab and the annual Story Week Festival of Writers held each spring.

Graduates: 

Arnie Bernstein, Michael A. Black, Don DeGrazia, Stephanie Kuehnert, Joe Meno, Sam Weller, Geling Yan