McNeese State University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
1981
Location: 
Lake Charles, LA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
7–8
Application Deadline: 
February 21, 2018
Application Fee: 
$0
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Amy Fleury
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Amy Fleury, Keagan Lejeune
Fiction: John Griswold, Christopher Lowe

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding. All students receive partial funding in the form of a teaching assistantship, which waives a portion of tuition and provides a stipend.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

McNeese Review

Other Features: 

The program hosts visiting poets and writers who meet with students, and offers editorial opportunities with McNeese Review.