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The Writing Seminars Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Johns Hopkins University

  • Baltimore, MD
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 40%60%
    student ratio
  • 20
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 4%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Poetry Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
    • Fiction Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

4% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 287
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 4
    • Enrolled 10
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended), foreign language exam, sample of written work, and 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts of all college/university course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, 2 teaching assistantships with $5000 stipend and full tuition

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian11%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchContemporary fiction and poetry, film history, literary criticism, psychoanalysis
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

The Writing Seminars

Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Johns Hopkins University

3400 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218-2699
United States

Jean McGarry

Professor and Co-Chair

Phone: 410-516-6286
Fax: 410-516-6828
Email: mcgarry@jhu.edu

Yvonne Gobble

Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 410-516-6286
Fax: 410-516-6828
Email: ygobble1@jhu.edu



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