St. Francis College

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2017
Location: 
Brooklyn, NY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
8
Application Deadline: 
November 17, 2017
Application Fee: 
$0
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Theo Gangi
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Annie Finch
Fiction: Marlon James
Play/Screenwriting: Kathryn Grant

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program is the only low-residency program that takes place in New York City. Students attend two ten-day residencies each year, in January and July, at the St. Francis College campus in Brooklyn Heights.

The program also offers tracks in screenwriting/playwriting.

The priority application deadline is November 17, 2017, for the Winter 2018 semester and March 18, 2018, for the Summer 2018 semester. The final application deadline is December 17, 2017, for the Winter 2018 semester and May 11, 2018, for the Summer 2018 semester.