Unsponsored Writing Programs - New Mexico (4)
MA in English
The Department of English MA program offers advanced instruction in literature, linguistics, creative writing, and composition.
MFA in Creative Writing (low-res)
IAIA’s mission “to empower creativity and leadership in Native arts and cultures through higher education, lifelong learning, and outreach” means that the program and the literature we read carry a distinct Native American and First Nations emphasis. Over 75% of our faculty mentors are established Native American or First Nations authors. Our program is open to everyone, but the focus will remain aligned with our unique mission.
MFA in Creative Writing
This three-year degree combines studio-based workshops in fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction with craft seminars and coursework in literature, teaching pedagogy, and professional writing.
MA in English: Emphasis in Creative Writing, MFA in Creative Writing
Students electing this emphasis choose a major genre: poetry or fiction. Students must complete fifty-four hours of graduate-level course work, submit a creative writing thesis, give a public reading from the thesis, and pass an oral examination.