New Mexico State University

MA Program

Location: 
Las Cruces, NM
Genre: 
Not Genre-Specific, Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Cross-Genre
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
3–4
Application Deadline: 
January 15, 2020
Application Fee: 
$40
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Lydia Apodaca
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Richard Greenfield, Connie Voisine
Fiction: Brandon Hobson, Rus Bradburd, Dana Kroos (Visiting)

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program does not offer funding to MA students.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts a biweekly reading series, which brings writers to campus for readings and workshops. Students can work for the program's national literary magazine Puerto del Sol, the reading series La Sociedad para los Artes, or intern with the independent press Apostrophe Books.