UAF MFA Program Timeline

(In addition to completing coursework)

1st Year

2nd Year

  • Continue reading from comprehensive exam reading list
  • Choose thesis advisor early in first semester
  • With thesis advisor, choose additional five books for comprehensive exam list
  • Appointment of Graduate Advisory Committee, https://www.uaf.edu/files/gradsch/Student_Forms/APPT-OF-COMMITEE-6-17.pdf  Must be completed before comprehensive exams
  • Comprehensive Exams
  • Complete draft of thesis

3rd Year