Program in Creative Writing College of Arts and Sciences University of Southern Maine

Program in Creative Writing College of Arts and Sciences University of Southern Maine

Portland, ME
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
81
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
72%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 50
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

72% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 61
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 72
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students81
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students81
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage0%
    • Part-time Percentage100%
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%

Location & Contact

Program in Creative Writing

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Southern Maine

PO Box 9300
Portland, ME 04104
United States

Phone: 207-780-4423
Email: stonecoastmfa@usm.maine.edu

Robin Talbot

Associate MFA Director

Phone: 207-780-4428
Email: rtalbot@usm.maine.edu


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