MFA Programs Database

School City/State Genre Residency Program Sizesort icon Deadline
School Wilkes University
MFA and MA Programs
Core Faculty Includes:

Poetry: Rashidah Ismaili Abubakr, Robert P. Arthur, Philip Brady, Christine Gelineau, Jan ...

City/State Wilkes-Barre, PA Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Low Program Sizesort icon 110 Deadline 12/15/14
School University of Miami
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Jaswinder Bolina and Mia Leonin. Fiction writers: Patricia Engel, M. Evelina Galang, ...

City/State Coral Gables, FL Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 12 Deadline 2/1/15
School Vanderbilt University
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Beth Bachmann, Kate Daniels, Rick Hilles, and Mark Jarman. Fiction writers: Tony ...

City/State Nashville, TN Genre Poetry, Fiction Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 12 Deadline 12/15/15
School 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 Sizesort icon 12 Deadline 12/15/14
School Bard College
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

Poets: Anselm Berrigan, Robert Fitterman,

City/State Annandale-on-Hudson, NY Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Residency Low Program Sizesort icon 12 Deadline 1/15/15
School Columbia College Chicago Poetry
MFA Program
Core Faculty Includes:

CM Burroughs, Lisa Fishman, Matthew Shenoda, Tony Trigilio, and David Trinidad.

City/State Chicago, IL Genre Poetry Residency Full Program Sizesort icon 12 Deadline 1/15/15

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