University of Nebraska

This MFA program offers focused instruction for writers committed to a literary career. The program comprises four 16-week semesters and five 10-day residencies with major tracks in fiction, nonfiction, playwriting, poetry or young adult fiction.

Published: August 8, 2013

Western State Colorado University

Rolling admission, with start dates in summer, fall and spring. Low-residency curriculum, with three annual two-week campus residencies in the Colorado Rockies. All our professors are active, successful authors, poets or screenwriters and well connected to the markets. Includes summer writing conference to network with agents and acquisitions editors. Also offers 13-month certificate in publishing. …

Published: August 8, 2013