MFA Programs Database

School City/State Genre Residency Program Sizesort icon Deadline
School San Jose State University
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poetry: Persis Karm, Samuel Maio, Alan Soldofsky
Fiction: Andrew Foster Altschul, Nick ...

City/State San Jose, CA Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 45-55 Deadline 3/1/15
School University of Tennessee, Knoxville
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poetry: Marilyn Kallet, Arthur Smith
Fiction: Margaret Lazarus Dean, Michael Knight

City/State Knoxville, TN Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 5-10 Deadline 1/15/15
School University of Alaska, Anchorage
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Anne Caston, Jo-Ann Mapson, Linda McCarriston, Sherry Simpson

City/State Anchorage, AK Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Low Program Sizesort icon 50 Deadline 1/15/15
School University of Arizona
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Susan Briante, Alison Deming, Farid Matuk, and Joshua Marie Wilkinson. Fiction ...

City/State Tucson, AZ Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 50 Deadline 1/1/15
School University of Montana, Missoula
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Joanna Klink, Greg Pape, Prageeta Sharma, and Karen Volkman. Fiction writers: Kevin ...

City/State Missoula, MT Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 50 Deadline 1/6/15
School Rosemont College
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Liz Abrams-Morley, Blythe Davenport, and Anne Kaier. Fiction writers: Carmen Machado, ...

City/State Rosemont, PA Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 50 Deadline
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