Idaho contains three schools that offer creative writing programs. The College of Idaho, the highest-ranking creative writing school in ID, has a total student population of 1,013 and is the 384th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 creative writing schools in Idaho, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The College of Idaho comes out as the most expensive ($15,402/yr), with Boise State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,811/yr.
Creative Writing students from Idaho 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 Idaho alone, there are 230 employed technical writers earning an average yearly salary of $53,740. Writers and authors in this state earn $37,820/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the creative writing schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from creative writing, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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