Ohio State University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1992
Location: 
Columbus, OH
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
38
Application Deadline: 
December 9, 2016
Application Fee: 
$60
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Tammy Carl
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Kathy Fagan, Marcus Jackson
Fiction: Michelle Herman, Lee Martin, Nick White
Nonfiction: Lina Maria Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas, Michelle Herman, Lee Martin

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers teaching assistantships, graduate associateships, and fellowships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts a Visiting Writers Series, which brings writers to campus for weekend-long workshops, and the Writers’ Guild, a student-run organization that sponsors events throughout the year. The program also offers cross-disciplinary workshops, a university-wide multidisciplinary seminar for artists, and seminars in playwriting, screenwriting, and publishing.