Graduate Programs

MFA in Creative Writing

The 36-hour MFA in Creative Writing program is supported by a lively Indianapolis literary community. You’ll have opportunities to edit content for our literary magazine or small press, have coffee or a meal with guests of the Visiting Writers Series, and work with top-flight, full-time faculty. The Efroymson Center for Creative Writing, one of the few such dedicated writing centers at any university, provides a cozy home for classes, quiet writing space, or after-hours socializing. Many graduates say they never want to leave the program, noting our emphasis on community over competition. Learn more about the program.

MA in English

The Master of Arts program in English consists of course work and individual studies in English and American as well as European and World Literatures. The program is flexible enough to accommodate a wide array of academic interests and career goals. The learning environment is highly interactive due to small class sizes and close relationship among faculty and students. Learn more about this program.

Pre-Professional School Advising

Considering professional school as your next step? The Engaged Learning Center is here to help you to pursue a professional school education, They do so by advising on issues related to selecting and applying to professional schools, organizing guest speaker and workshop events, providing mentoring and networking opportunities, and maintaining a resource library. Learn more about this valuable resource.