Augsburg College

Augsburg College

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing is a two-year, low-residency program that comprehensively prepares students for the future of creative writing. Low-residency programs accommodate writers who work full-time and those who live outside of Minnesota. The program features an annual summer residency and engaging online sessions. One-on-one work with top quality mentors is a key process in this program with a student-to-mentor ratio of 5:1. Genres include Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Poetry, Playwriting & Screenwriting plus concentrations in teaching, translation, and publishing.


Augsburg College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University II

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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