PhD ProgramSee writers who attended this program
Poetry: Tina Chang, Leslie L. Heywood, Joseph Weil
Fiction: Thomas Glave, Liz Rosenberg, Jaimee Wriston-Colbert, Alexi Zentner
Nonfiction: Leslie L. Heywood
Funding is competitive, and accepted students typically receive full tuition and a teaching assistantship.
Most students complete the PhD program in three to four years.
The university hosts conferences and workshops for creative writers, such as the popular Readers’ Series, that provide a chance to interact with visiting professionals in a variety of writing fields.
Jason Allen, Greg Ames, Devon Branca, James Capozzi, Brian Finnelli, Margaux Fragoso, Jared Harel, Nicole Santalucia, Silas Dent Zobal