California College of the Arts

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2000
Location: 
San Francisco, CA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
30-40
Application Deadline: 
January 10, 2016
Application Fee: 
$70
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
David Morini
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Tonya Foster, Gloria Frym, Joseph Lease
Fiction: Juvenal Acosta, Tom Barbash, Gloria Frym, Aimee Phan
Nonfiction: Faith Adiele

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers teaching assistantships, merit scholarships, diversity scholarships, and chair's scholarships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program is affiliated with the Small Press Traffic Literary Arts Center, which hosts conferences and a reading series. The program also hosts a visitng writers series, a student reading series, and a writing-in-residence program. Internships are available with Bay Area literary centers such as City Lights Publishers, and 826 Valencia.