MFA Programs Database

Schoolsort icon City/State Genre Residency Program Size Deadline
Schoolsort icon University of Virginia
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Rita Dove, Paul Guest, Debra Nystrom, Gregory Orr, and Lisa Russ Spaar. Fiction ...

City/State Charlottesville, VA Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 25 Deadline 12/15/14
Schoolsort icon University of Victoria
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poetry: Tim Lilburn
Fiction: Bill Gaston, Lee Henderson, Lorna Jackson
Nonfiction: ...

City/State Victoria, Canada Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Size 10 Deadline 12/16/14
Schoolsort icon University of Utah, Salt Lake City
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Katharine Coles, Jacqueline Osherow, and Paisley Rekdal. Fiction writers: Michael ...

City/State Salt Lake City, UT Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Size 60 Deadline 12/15/14
Schoolsort icon University of Utah, Salt Lake City
PhD Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Katharine Coles, Jacqueline Osherow, Paisley Rekdal
Fiction writers: Michael ...

City/State Salt Lake City, UT Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Size 60 Deadline 12/15/14
Schoolsort icon University of Texas-Pan American
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Elvia Ardalani, Emmy Pérez, and Steven Schneider. Fiction writer: Jose Skinner. ...

City/State Edinburg, TX Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Full Program Size 36 Deadline 10/1/14
Schoolsort icon University of Texas, James A. Michener Center for Writers
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Lisa Olstein and Dean Young. Fiction writer: Elizabeth McCracken.

City/State Austin, TX Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Size 35 Deadline 12/15/14

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