Hunter College

New York, NY

Degrees Offered



Fiction, Poetry, CNF

Residency type


Program length

36 credits (2 years)

Financial Aid

Fellowships are available for qualified students.

Teaching opportunities

At the end of their second semester, students are eligible to apply to teach the undergraduate course “Introduction to Creative Writing.”

Editorial opportunities

Each Spring Semester, one MFA student interns as an editorial assistant at the literary journal The Threepenny Review, learning a variety of skills such as proofreading and evaluating manuscripts. Hunter pays a cool $5,000 to each intern.


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