Areas of Concentration

a top-10 low residency MFA program

Poets & Writers, year after year after year

The Spalding low residency MFA in Writing Program offers six areas of concentration. Students may study in more than one area and all students are exposed to writing in all of the areas through brief cross-genre assignments at the residency. The six areas are fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, writing for children and young adults, screenwriting, and playwriting.