University of Cincinnati

MA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1978
Location: 
Cincinnati, OH
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
10-15
Application Deadline: 
January 15, 2017
Application Fee: 
$65
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Leah Stewart
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Don Bogen, James Cummins, John Drury
Fiction: Chris Bachelder, Michael Griffith, Leah Stewart.
Nonfiction: Kristen Iversen

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers graduate fellowships, graduate assistantships, and scholarships.

All MA students in good standing are guaranteed two years of support.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program hosts the biennial Emerging Fiction Writers' Festival and the annual Elliston Poet-in-Residence, and features a Visiting Writers’ Series.

Students teach one course per semester.

Graduates: 

Becky Adnot-Haynes, Cynthia Arrieu-King, Erica Dawson, Darrin Doyle, Rebecca Morgan Frank, Juliana Gray, Beth Gylys, April Lindner, Cate Marvin, Tessa Mellas, Rebecca Meacham, Kelcey Parker, David James Poissant, Jillian Weise, Caki Wilkinson, Lisa Williams