Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

A Top 4 ranked low residency program offering courses in Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, and Popular Fiction
Stonecoast MFA Program

The Stonecoast Commitment

One of the nation's most diverse, exciting, and rigorous low-residency MFA programs, the Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing offers a superbly comprehensive yet thoroughly individualized two-year graduate education in the art of writing.

News & Events

News and updates for Stonecoast community alumni, students, and faculty. Click on the link to read full details.
Bobbie Ford, an independent publisher and student at the University of Southern Maine’s Stonecoast M.F.A. Program in Creative Writing, announced the publication of a literary anthology, which will serve as a tribute to the Stone House in Freeport, Maine.
Stonecoast faculty member Nancy Holder has been named the New Vice President of the Horror Writers Association.

Voices of Stonecoast - The Student Experience

“Becoming My Own Favorite Writer": Stonecoast students on Stonecoast