Pine Manor College

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2006
Location: 
Chestnut Hill, MA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
35
Application Deadline: 
October 17, 2016
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Meg Kearney
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Kathleen Aguero, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Nicole Terez Dutton, Anne-Marie Oomen, Dzvinia Orlowsky, Iain Haley Pollock
Fiction: Jedediah Berry, Venise Berry, Steven Huff, Robert Lopez, Laura Williams McCaffrey, Sandra Scofield, Renée Watson, Sterling Watson, David Yoo
Nonfiction: Amy Hoffman, Randall Horton, Randall Kenan
Comics & Graphic Narratives: Josh Neufeld

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers fellowships, scholarships, and applied-track internships.

Fellowships in fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and writing for children & young adults are available for the winter/spring 2017 residency/semester; apply by September 19, 2016.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program offers applied tracks in pedagogy, arts administration, community outreach, and publishing. The program also offers concentrations in writing for children & young adults, as well as comics & graphic narratives.

The general application deadline is October 17 for the January residency, and April 16 for the July residency.