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Admission Requirements

  1. Graduate Admissions Application
  2. Application Fee
  3. Official transcript from the baccalaureate degree granting institution
  4. At least twelve hours of upper-division English courses with a 3.0 GPA or better
  5. Official GRE scores
  6. Three recommendation letters with waiver forms from professional or academic sources
  7. Creative writing sample of either 20 pages of prose or a collection of 8-10 poems

Note: Applicants may submit a critical writing sample to supplement but not substitute their creative work(s).

Deadlines: Fall semester, March 15 (for full consideration including funding); Spring semester, October 15 (for full consideration including funding).

Program Director

Dr. Scott Kaukonen

Scott Kaukonen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

 936.294.1407
 cwmfa@shsu.edu
 Evans 412

Graduate Education Support

Office of Graduate Admissions

(Applicants and Prospective Students)

936.294.1971
graduate@shsu.edu

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