Mills College

Mills College

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1980
Location: 
Oakland, CA
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Program Size: 
75
Application Deadline: 
December 15, 2013
Application Fee: 
50
Core Faculty Includes: 

Elmaz Abinader, Julie Chen, Micheline Aharonian Marcom, Cornelia Nixon, Sarah Pollock, Patricia Powell, Stephen Ratcliffe, Kathryn Reiss, Juliana Spahr, Truong Tran, Katheen Walkup

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching assistantships, need-based scholarships, partial-tuition assistantships

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program also offers an MFA in Book Art and Creative Writing.

Other features include the Professional Survival Weekend, the Place for Writers, the Community Teaching Project, and the Writers Series.