New York, NY
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
37
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
4%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Poetry Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
    • Memoir Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
    • Fiction Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

4% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 447
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 4
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreescreative writing manuscript (up to 10 pages of poetry or 25-30 pages of fiction or nonfiction), nonfiction proposal (for nonfiction applicants only), statement of purpose
    • 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 awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Part-time Percentage100%
    • Full-time Percentage0%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student3%

Location & Contact

Program in Creative Writing

School of Arts and Sciences
Hunter College of the City University of New York

695 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065-5085
United States

Peter Carey

Executive Director

Phone: 212-772-5074
Email: pcarey@hunter.cuny.edu

Ms. Elena Georgiou

Coordinator

Phone: 212-772-5164
Fax: 212-772-5076
Email: egeorgio@hunter.cuny.edu

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