Western Kentucky University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2015
Location: 
Bowling Green, KY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
6
Application Deadline: 
February 1, 2018
Application Fee: 
$65
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
David Bell
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Tom C. Hunley, Mary Ellen Miller
Fiction: David Bell, Rebbecca Brown
Nonfiction: Dale Rigby

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding. All students receive a graduate assistantship, which includes a full tuition waiver and an annual stipend of $11,000 in the first year and $13,000 in the second year.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program offers a track in scriptwriting.

Students are also offered a secondary concentration to study in literature, composition and rhetoric, or teaching English as a second language.