Lindenwood University

MFA Program

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Program Established: 
St. Charles, MO
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
1-2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee: 
Contact Name: 
Gillian Parrish
Core Faculty Includes: 

Tony D’Souza, Anothai Kaewkaen, Lisa Haag Kang, Nicole McInnes, Beth Mead, Gillian Parrish, Kali VanBaale, Zachary Tyler Vickers, Shana Youngdahl

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

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

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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.