University of New Orleans

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MFA Program

Program Established: 
2000
Location: 
New Orleans, LA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Online
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
10
Application Deadline: 
October 1, 2019
Application Fee: 
$40
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
M. O. Walsh
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: John Gery, Carolyn Hembree
Fiction: Frederick Barton, Barb Johnson, M. O. Walsh
Nonfiction: Randy Bates, Richard Goodman

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

All online MFA students pay only in-state tuition (no non-resident fees). The program offers scholarships for study abroad programs.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

Students complete all coursework online, during regular fall and spring semesters. Students also have the option of attending month-long residencies each June/July in either Cork, Ireland, or at Brunnenburg Castle in South Tyrol, Italy. 

The application deadline is October 1 for the spring term and February 1 for the fall term.