Penn State University


Pennsylvania State University
136 Burrowes Building
University Park, Pennsylvania


Writing Program

The MFA Program in Creative Writing at Penn State offers degrees in poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. The MFA degree is a two-year studio/research program of intimate size and attention, comprising a student-to-faculty ratio of approximately 2:1. Beyond course work and teaching, students benefit from a vibrant array of reading series, literary events and conversations with visiting writers.