Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

Southern Connecticut State University
United States
Master's Degree
Study mode
2 years
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Entry Requirements

All applicants to the M.F.A. program must include:

  • The completed M.F.A. Program Application Form
  • A 1,000-word Statement of Purpose in which you explain why you are interested in pursuing graduate studies in creative writing, and discuss yourself as a writer. You may wish to make reference to professional, academic and/or personal interests, as well as future goals.
  • A sample of your creative work in the genre to which you are applying (minimum 15 pages, maximum 25 pages, of fiction; or 10 pages of poetry)
  • Three letters of recommendation (the letters of recommendation should be mailed directly to you in sealed envelopes, each with the signature of the recommender across the flap of the envelope). At least one of these letters should be from a person familiar with you as a writer and also with you as a student.


  • Prose Fiction Writing I
  • Prose Fiction Writing II
  • Poetry Writing I
  • Poetry Writing II
  • English Thesis

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