California Institute of the Arts

MFA Program

Program Established: 
1994
Location: 
Valencia, CA
Genre: 
Cross-Genre
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
15–20
Application Deadline: 
December 1, 2017
Application Fee: 
$70
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Seth Blake
Core Faculty Includes: 

Tisa Bryant, Brian Evenson, Doug Kearney, Janet Sarbanes, Matias Viegener, Jon Wagner, Christine Wertheim

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding. The program offers scholarships to all students, teaching assistantships, and one full-tuition fellowship (the Truman Capote Literary Fellowship).

Other Features: 

This program features a Visiting Writers Series, a Writer-in-Residence program, and the Next Words student reading series. Students may pursue interdisciplinary concentrations and/or degree opportunities and take part in publishing internships as well as the Community Arts Partnership.