Explore the history and cultural influence of creative writing through progressive academic study and relate your work to that history.
Our M.F.A. program faculty are best-selling and award-winning professional writers who understand the craft and business of literature. You’ll work closely with a mentor who understands the genre you work in.
The program includes one residency on campus in New Hampshire per term and regular meetings with advisors. You’ll study online the rest of the time. The program culminates in a public reading.
Focus your study on a genre that interests you: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Writing for Stage and Screen, or Interdisciplinary Literary Arts. You can also choose to pursue a dual-genre focus.
Develop working relationships with classmates as well as with your mentor through the process of giving and receiving feedback on work.
Our M.F.A. in Creative Writing aims to produce graduates who are active professionals in writing across a variety of genres.
*Coursework in Mentorship Study must be completed in both primary and secondary genres.
This program delivers a rigorous, individualized program with five dynamic degree tracks: