Arcadia University

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MFA Programs

Program Established: 
Glenside, PA
Poetry, Fiction
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
Application Deadline: 
March 1, 2020
Application Fee: 
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Joshua Isard
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Genevieve Betts, James Warner
Fiction: Paul Elwork, Stephanie Feldman, Joshua Isard, Tracey Levine, Eric Smith
Literature: Jim Casey, Kalenda Eaton, Matthew Heitzman, Elizabeth Vogel, Jo Ann Weiner

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Students receive partial funding, and are eligible to apply for graduate teaching assistantship positions.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This is a dual-degree MA-MFA program in English and Creative Writing. For the first two years of the program, students take MFA and MA courses; after students complete their MFA coursework in the second year, they will focus on MA courses.

Study abroad options may be available. 

The priority application deadline is March 1 for the fall semester; admissions are made thereafter on a rolling basis until August 1.