M.F.A. Forms

Graduate Degree Forms

MFA & MA Application and Program Requirements Forms:

MFA Program Application (.pdf)

MFA Program Requirements (.pdf) for the completion of the 54-unit MFA Graduate Degree in Creative Writing.

MFA Graduate Student Handbook (.pdf) , a handy resource for students including a guide to the degree process and terminology, program deadlines and course offerings by semester, and links to additional helpful resources.

MFA Reading Lists:

MFA Fiction Genre Reading List

MFA Fiction Genre Reading List (Revised Fall 2009) Incoming students in Fall 09 will use this list; all other MFA Fiction students may choose to follow either this list or the prior one.

MFA Nonfiction Genre Reading List

MFA Poetry Genre Reading List

MA Reading List: The MA in English has a reading list to prepare students for the GRE Subject exam when applying for a PhD program. This list is currently under review by the department. (081808)

Degree Progress Forms:

MFA Degree Process Chart (.pdf), a guide to planning your degree and meeting form deadlines

Advancement to Candidacy Form (.pdf) , for MA & MFA students

Thesis Committee selection guidelines (.pdf) , for MA & MFA students

Thesis Committee Selection Form (.pdf) , for MA & MFA students

Masters Degree Clearance Form (.pdf) , for MA & MFA students