Ohio University

PhD Program

MFA Program Established: 
1964
Location: 
Athens, OH
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Program Size: 
30
Application Deadline: 
January 15, 2017
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Dinty W. Moore
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Mark Halliday, J. Allyn Rosser
Fiction: Joan Connor, Zakes Mda, Patrick O’Keeffe
Nonfiction: Eric LeMay, Dinty W. Moore

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

All students are fully funded. The program offers teaching assistantships, university doctoral fellowships, and graduate stipends.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program hosts the Spring Literary Festival and an annual benefit reading. Other features include visiting writers and a reading series.

The program is five years long.

Graduates: 

Stanley Plumly, Jaswinder Bolina,  Liz Stephens, Mary Ann Samyn, David Citino, Bin Ramke