West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV


Degrees Offered



Fiction, Poetry, CNF

Residency type


Financial Aid

Most students admitted into the M.F.A. program receive Graduate Teaching Assistantships that include a stipend plus a waiver of University tuition. Students with Assistantships will also attend the Department of English’s summer internship program in teaching, which pays an additional $1,000.

Teaching opportunities

TAships are available. All students take a class in pedagogy.

Cross-genre study

All students take one workshop outside their genre


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