Oklahoma City University (Red Earth)

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MFA Program

Program Established: 
Oklahoma City, OK
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
6-8 per semester
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee: 
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Rob Roensch
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Timothy Bradford, Todd Fuller, Jeanetta Calhoun Mish
Fiction: Allison Amend, Lou Berney, Rob Roensch
Nonfiction: Kerry Cohen, Liz Blood

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers no funding.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program offers tracks in screenwriting and young adult fiction in addition to poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. Students can also take an additional concentration in professional writing or pedagogy.

Students attend two 10-day residencies each year, in January and July, at the Oklahoma City University campus in Oklahoma City.

The priority application deadline is September 15 for the January residency and April 15 for the July residency. The final application deadline is November 15 for the January residency and June 1 for the July residency.