Georgia State University

MFA Program

Location: 
Atlanta, GA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Program Size: 
42 (MFA, MA, PhD combined)
Application Deadline: 
February 15, 2017
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Heather Russel
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: David Bottoms, Beth Gylys, Leon Stokesbury
Fiction: John Holman, Sheri Joseph, Josh Russell

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers teaching and other assistantships, the Virginia Spencer Carr Fellowship in Prose, and the Paul Bowles Fellowship in Fiction.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features a Visiting Writers Series. A reading proficiency in one foreign language appropriate to the area of specialization is required in order to graduate.

Graduates: 

Christopher Bundy, Sasha Pimentel Chacón, Katie Chaple, Jamie Iredell, John Poch