MFA in Creative Writing and Stage Playwriting

We offer an MFA in Creative Writing and Stage Playwriting. Students will take courses in both the Theatre Program and the Creative Writing Program. Students must be accepted to both programs in order to take this MFA.

How to Apply

Students who are applying for the Creative Writing and Stage Playwriting Program should complete the Creative Writing MFA application process (and read the application guidelines in advance) to submit one full-length play and/or three one-act plays.

Creative Writing and Stage Playwriting applicants must also be accepted by the Theatre Program in addition to the approval of The Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. Students who apply to the MFA Creative Writing and Stage Playwriting cannot also apply to the On Campus or Optional Residency MFA Programs.