Southern Connecticut State University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2009
Location: 
New Haven, CT
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
12
Application Deadline: 
March 1, 2019
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Jeff Mock
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Jeff Mock, Vivian Shipley
Fiction: Rachel Furey, Tim Parrish
Creative Nonfiction: Rachel Furey, Tim Parrish

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding. Most students receive funding through teaching and graduate assistantships, research fellowships, adjunct teaching opportunities, and conference and research funding.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features a Visiting Writers and Editors Series and offers opportunities for teacher training. Students may also participate in the English Graduate Student Ensemble (EDGE).

The application deadline for financial aid considerations is March 1. After March 1, applications are considered on a rolling basis.