Creative Writing - Translation, Master | Fairleigh Dickinson University | Madison, United States
12 months
Duration
623 USD/credit 18690 USD/year
623 USD/credit 18690 USD/year
623 USD/credit 18690 USD/year
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About

FDU is one of the only low-residency Creative Writing - Translation programme from Fairleigh Dickinson University in the country to offer a concentration in Literary Translation. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

In addition to working individually with acclaimed and award-winning faculty members, students have the opportunity to work with the editors of The Literary Review, the international literary magazine with a long history of publishing translations. 

Students may choose Literary Translation as a second concentration if they choose the three-year MFA option. Students concentrating in other genres have the option to choose Literary Translation for their one elective module.

Mission

The Creative Writing - Translation programme from Fairleigh Dickinson University   is a low-residency program in which students work closely with published authors who serve as their mentors and teachers. The program is arranged into 8-week online modules and 10-day on-campus residencies, in the summer session at FDU’s Madison, New Jersey campus and in the winter session at FDU’s Wroxton, England campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Poetry
  • Fiction
  • Young Adult and Children’s Literature
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Literary Translation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students holding undergraduate degrees from an accredited four-year institution in the U.S. or abroad may apply.
  • Your official undergraduate transcript must be sent directly by your institution to the graduate admissions office on the Florham Campus. They can be sent electronically or by mail. Click here for the email and mailing address. We only need the college transcript where you completed your B.A. or B.S. degree (if you transferred a lot, this will save you time and money). 
  • Upload a personal statement telling us why you wish to pursue an MFA and what you hope to gain from the degree.
  •  Upload a writing sample in the genre you are applying to. You may upload any other materials you wish to include, such as a resume or recommendation, in PDF or MS Word format. Use the following guidelines:
  • Complete the Online Application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 623 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 623 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 623 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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