University of Illinois, Chicago

MA Program

Chicago, IL
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
2-3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
Application Deadline: 
February 1, 2018
Application Fee: 
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Neil O'Callaghan
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Christina Pugh, Roger Reeves, Luis Urrea, Anne Winters
Fiction: Christopher Grimes, Cris Mazza, Anne Mary Mohanraj, Luis Urrea, Eugene Wildman
Nonfiction: Anne Mary Mohanraj, Luis Urrea

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

There are no assistantships available for incoming MA students.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features the Hull House Friday Night Reading Series as well as the One-on-One Reading Series, which pairs a student from the Program for Writers with a writer of national repute.

The PhD program incorporates a creative dissertation, while the MA program offers concetrations in Creative Writing, English Education, and English Studies.