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gogogirl


Mar 7, 2007, 11:06 AM


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Re: [fuzen] Starting this up again, seeking your thoughts..

 I was told the USM Ph.D. program is one of the programs I should avoid. A bad location, tiered funding, poor faculty, heavy teaching load (2 comp classes per semester) and heavy coursework requirements (49 hrs or something). Bad bad bad, this is what I heard from a USM graduate! Only apply if I’m really desperate…

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Don't forget Southen Mississippi, which offers an M.A. and a Ph.D. for creative writing, and offers full funding, with great teachers.

My roommate got a waitlist notice for poetry at USC yesterday. I got a call from FSU last Wednesday for fiction Ph.D. I haven't heard yet from Houston, but I'm thinking I'll be at FSU come Fall.



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Two more programs while I'm at it:

University of North Dakota
University of Connecticut-Storrs

Those (in addition to the list) were the only others I could find.




(This post was edited by gogogirl on Mar 7, 2007, 11:11 AM)


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Post edited by gogogirl (Novice) on Mar 7, 2007, 11:11 AM


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