Pine Manor College

Pine Manor College

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2006
Location: 
Chestnut Hill, MA
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
35
Application Deadline: 
October 16, 2015
Application Fee: 
50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Meg Kearney
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Kathleen Aguero, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Nicole Terez Dutton, Anne-Marie Oomen, Dzvinia Orlowsky, and Iain Haley Pollock. Fiction writers: Jedediah Berry, Venise Berry, Steven Huff, Robert Lopez, Laura Williams McCaffrey, Sandra Scofield, Renée Watson, Sterling Watson, and David Yoo. Creative nonfiction writers: Amy Hoffman, Randall Horton, and Randall Kenan.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Fellowships, Scholarships, Applied-Track Internships, Assistantships for Alumni

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program offers applied tracks in pedagogy, arts administration, community outreach, and publishing. The Kurt Brown Fellowship for Diverse Voices is available each year; apply by March 11, 2016.

For general admissions, submit application materials with a $50 application fee by October 16 for the January residency, or by April 15, 2016, for the July residency.