North Dakota contains one school that offers creative writing programs. Dickinson State University has a total student population of 2,767 and is the 4358th highest ranked school in America.
Creative Writing students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 40 employed technical writers earning an average yearly salary of $44,690. Writers and authors in this state earn $32,560/yr and there are 70 employed.
Also, within the creative writing schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from creative writing, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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