Louisiana State University

Louisiana State University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1987
Location: 
Baton Rouge, LA
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
23
Application Deadline: 
January 25, 2014
Application Fee: 
50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Rhonda Amis
Core Faculty Includes: 

James Gordon Bennett, Jennifer S. Davis, Femi Euba, Lara Glenum, Zack Godshall, Mari Kornhauser, Joshua Leibner, Laura Mullen, Metta Sama, James Wilcox

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships

All students are fully funded.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program offers several reading series, including Readers & Writers, The Underpass: Readings by the LSU MFA Program, and the Creative Writing Program’s distinguished visitors series. Editorial positions are available with local journals.