Creative Writing - Fiction, 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

The Creative Writing - Fiction programme from Fairleigh Dickinson University faculty brings diverse styles of writing together through workshops and lectures, and students are exposed to many different voices.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Students may choose their mentors, and the program focuses on an individualized curriculum and instruction.

 To help our students with the publishing process, we invite editors, literary agents, and other publishing professionals to the residencies. Most of our students publish in literary magazines while still enrolled in the program, and many of our alumni have published books.

Mission

The Creative Writing - Fiction programme from Fairleigh Dickinson University is a center of academic excellence dedicated to the preparation of world citizens through global education. The University strives to provide students with the multi-disciplinary, intercultural, and ethical understandings necessary to participate, lead, and prosper in the global marketplace of ideas, commerce, and culture.

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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