Binghamton University

PhD Program

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Binghamton, NY
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
Application Deadline: 
January 27, 2024
Application Fee: 
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Toni Roberts
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Tina Chang, Joseph Weil
Fiction: Thomas Glave, Leslie L. Heywood, Liz Rosenberg, Jaimee Wriston-Colbert, Alexi Zentner
Nonfiction: Leslie L. Heywood

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Funding is competitive, and accepted students typically receive full tuition and a teaching assistantship.

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Other Features: 

Most students complete the PhD program in three to four years.

The university hosts conferences and workshops for creative writers, such as the popular Common Ground reading 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