George Mason University

Fairfax, VA

School notes

Degrees Offered



Fiction, Poetry, CNF

Residency type


Program length

48 semester hours (3 years)

Part-time study

Yes—determined on a case by case basis

Financial Aid

On average 65% of full-time students are funded with teaching assistantships, professional assistantships, research assistantships, or fellowships

Teaching opportunities

TAships available

Editorial opportunities

PAships and Internships available


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