Lindenwood University

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MFA Program

Program Established: 
2000
Location: 
St. Charles, MO
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Online
Duration: 
1-2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
40
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee: 
$30
Contact Name: 
Gillian Parrish
Core Faculty Includes: 

Ron Austin, Tony D'Souza, Lisa Haag Kang, Anothai Kaewkaen, Eve Jones, Nicole McInnes, Beth Mead, Gillian Parrish, Kali VanBaale, William Anthony Connolly, Zachary Tyler Vickers

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding through grants for teachers and students over the age of sixty.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program offers a wide variety of courses including genre fiction, literary journal editing, narrative journalism, young adult writing, and scriptwriting. Students have the opportunity to focus on a Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, or Poetry track and/or to take courses freely across genres. Students are welcome to take all their coursework online, as a hybrid, or all on campus in St. Charles, Missouri. The program hosts student readings and a "Craft Talk" series with visiting writers.