Georgia contains fourteen schools that offer creative writing programs. Emory University, the highest-ranking creative writing school in GA, has a total student population of 12,930 and is the 30th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 creative writing schools in Georgia, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Savannah College of Art and Design comes out as the most expensive ($30,092/yr), with Southwest Georgia Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $3,881/yr.
Creative Writing students from Georgia schools who go on to become creative writers, writers, storytellers, freelances, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 43,390 people working as writers and authors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,560. Also, Technical writers make on average $65,610 per year and there are about 46,270 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Georgia alone, there are 1,520 employed technical writers earning an average yearly salary of $68,760. Writers and authors in this state earn $53,420/yr and there are 890 employed.
Also, within the creative writing schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from creative writing, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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