Florida State University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
1970
Location: 
Tallahassee, FL
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
8–12 (MFA & PhD combined)
Application Deadline: 
December 13, 2019
Application Fee: 
$30
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Janet Atwater
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Barbara Hamby, James Kimbrell, David Kirby, Virgil Suarez
Fiction: Robert Olen Butler, Barbara Hamby, Skip Horack, Ravi Howard, Bob Shacochis, Elizabeth Stuckey-French, Mark Winegardner
Nonfiction: Skip Horack, Ravi Howard, Diane Roberts, Bob Shacochis, Mark Winegardner

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding. The program offers teaching assistantships and fellowships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts a weekly reading series featuring the work of graduate students, faculty, and visiting writers.