Miami University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2017
Location: 
Oxford, OH
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
7-10
Application Deadline: 
January 2, 2020
Application Fee: 
$50
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: cris cheek, Keith Tuma, Cathy Wagner
Fiction: Joseph Bates, Margaret Luongo, Brian Roley
Nonfiction: Daisy Hernández, TaraShea Nesbit

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding through teaching assistantships, which include a summer stipend. All students teach creative writing in the second year.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts intensive sprint workshops with distinguished visiting writers such as Rae Armantrout, Chris Bachelder, Valeria Luiselli, Bernadette Mayer, Fred Moten, and Akilah Oliver. Other features include a visiting writers series, yearly symposia in translation and publishing, competitive internships teaching creative writing in China, and opportunities to work with Oxford Magazine.