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A three-year MFA program with concentrations in poetry and fiction.  One-on-one mentorship with award-winning writers striking a balance between studio/academic. Traditional/Experimental and Commerical/Aesthetic Approaches.

"The program is becoming increasingly
recognized as
one of the best in the nation
-The Daily Transcript

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The Creative Writing program at San Diego State University proudly offers a Master of Fine Arts to writers of great promise and commitment. Our campus is situated in the heart of San Diego, the site of early Californian history, and only minutes from the U.S./Mexico border.

Inspired by our place in the world, the program provides a rich and diverse experience that goes beyond the classroom and beyond borders. Our international approach is reflected in our course work and faculty expertise. Read More

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