George Mason University

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Creative Writing


Office of Graduate Admissions

MS 6A3

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.F.A. in Creative Writing has three concentrations: poetry, fiction and nonfiction. Students should apply to only one concentration, although a student turned down by one concentration may subsequently apply to the other.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). GMU FAFSA Code: 003749

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999