Murray State University

College of Humanities and Fine Arts

Low-Residency Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing


102 Curris Center

Murray, KY 42071

United States


1-800-272-4678 or 1-

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.F.A.-Creative Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The low-residency MFA at Murray State allows student writers to work on their craft where they live while work-shopping their writing online or by traditional mail with prize-winning writers. Twice a year, in July and January, students attend a 10-day residency at MSU to join a community of writers for intensive study, workshops, readings, and lectures.


Murray State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town