The Boston University based in Boston, Massachusetts offers a one-year fully funded MFA in creative writing program. This Master of Fine Arts in creative writing degree includes eight courses—four creative writing workshops and four literature courses; one of the literature courses can be BU’s well-known translation seminar. The program is small with ten students admitted in fiction and eight in poetry each year. All admitted students will receive stipend support of roughly $16,000 for the academic year, this will involve a teaching assistantship. All admitted students are qualified for a Global Fellowship upon completion of their degree requirements.