A number of competitive scholarships are available to augment the assistantships and tuition waivers such as summer creative writing awards for work on individual projects.
For students who enroll full time, the MA in English can be completed in four semesters.
In small workshops and seminars students work closely with award-winning writers.
Thesis instruction provides one-on-one mentoring with faculty for two semesters.
Class sessions meet every other weekend at the Doheny Campus in Downtown Los Angeles, making it ideal for busy working professionals.
The program offers bilingual Spanish/English courses and integrates the humanities into the course of study, reflecting a commitment to intellectual rigor and liberal arts as the cornerstone of human understanding.
This directory of university creative writing programs includes MFA creative writing programs, and MA and Ph D creative writing programs.
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In addition to their creative work, students meet one-on-one with industry professionals to help guide them towards the next step of their careers. MFA in Writing fiction, poetry, cross-genre MFA in Writing Program Our 2 1/2-year program offers students a personalized learning experience with access to San Francisco’s vital literary community.
Students focus on fiction (including the novel), poetry, or nonfiction and may cross genres.