University of California, Davis

University of California, Davis

MA Program

Location: 
Davis, CA
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
28
Application Deadline: 
January 5, 2015
Application Fee: 
90 for domestic applications, $110 for international applications
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Robin Alexander
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Joshua Clover, Katie Peterson, Joe Wenderoth
Fiction writers: Lucy Corin, Lynn Freed, Pam Houston, Yiyun Li

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Research Positions, Tuition Waivers, Prizes

Second-year students are offered teaching appointments to teach introductory undergraduate creative writing workshops in their genre.

Other Features: 

Students are invited to attend the Creative Writing Program Reading Series and participate in the Graduate Reading Series.

Students can concentrate in multi-genre as well as poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction.

The application fee is $90 domestic applicants, $110 for international applicants.

Graduates: 

Jodi Angel, Stephan Eirik Clark, Thomas Heise, Melinda Moustakis, Austin Smith, Naomi Williams