MFA Programs Database

Schoolsort icon City/State Genre Residency Program Size Deadline
Schoolsort icon University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
MA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poetry: Kimberly Blaeser, Brenda Cárdenas, Rebecca Dunham, Maurice Kilwein Guevara

City/State Milwaukee, WI Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 40-50 (MA and PhD students combined) Deadline 12/15/14
Schoolsort icon University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
PhD Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poetry: Kimberly Blaeser, Brenda Cárdenas, Rebecca Dunham, Maurice Kilwein Guevara

City/State Milwaukee, WI Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 40-50 (MA and PhD students combined) Deadline 12/15/14
Schoolsort icon University of Wisconsin, Madison
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Amy Quan Barry, Sean Bishop, Amaud Jamaul Johnson, and Ron Wallace. Fiction writers: ...

City/State Madison, WI Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 12 Deadline 12/15/14
Schoolsort icon University of Wisconsin, Madison
PhD Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Amy Quan Barry, Sean Bishop, Amaud Jamaul Johnson, and Ron Wallace. Fiction writers: ...

City/State Madison, WI Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 12 Deadline 12/8/14
Schoolsort icon University of Washington, Seattle
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Linda Bierds, Andrew Feld, Richard Kenney, and Pimone Triplett. Fiction writers: ...

City/State Seattle, WA Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 30 Deadline 1/2/15
Schoolsort icon University of Washington, Bothell
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Amaranth Borsuk, Sarah Dowling, Jeanne Heuving
Fiction writers: Rebecca Brown

City/State Bothell, WA Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Cross-Genre Residency Full Program Size 18 Deadline 2/1/15

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