Northwestern University

Northwestern University

MFA Program

Location: 
Chicago, IL
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Program Size: 
70
Application Deadline: 
July 15, 2014
Application Fee: 
$75
Core Faculty Includes: 

Steve Amick, Eula Biss, John Bresland, Sheila Donohue, Stuart Dybek, Reginald Gibbons, Alice George, Golda Goldbloom, Susan Harris, Aleksandar Hemon, Cristina Henríquez, Marya Hornbacher, John Keene, Alex Kotlowitz, Michael McColly, Naeem Murr, Hannah Pittard, Ed Roberson, Donna Seaman, Shauna Seliy, Peggy Shinner, Christine Sneed, Patrick Somerville, S.L. Wisenberg

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Tuition Remission, Internships

Other Features: 

This program offers both an MA and an MFA in Creative Writing. Its flexible scheduling combines the best features of on-campus and low-residency creative writing programs. Volunteer opportunities at the Evanston Public Library are available. Students may also choose to take elective courses in publishing.