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Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university* with a grade point average of 3.00 or higher. A minimum GPA of 2.75 is required for conditional admission. *See Exceptions to Policy in Graduate Admissions.
We accept a cohort of students every other year. Next cycle starts in fall, 2018. Application will open online on July 1, 2017. Priority will be given to students whose application and materials have been received by March 1, 2018.
Candidates are screened by both the M.F.A. program and by University Admissions.
An interview may be granted at the discretion of M.F.A. faculty following initial admission screening.
* Non-immigrant international students: See additional admission information in International Graduate Admissions