Nebraska contains two schools that offer creative writing programs. Midland Lutheran College, the highest-ranking creative writing school in NE, has a total student population of 716 and is the 610th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 creative writing schools in Nebraska, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Midland Lutheran College comes out as the most expensive ($16,590/yr), with University of Nebraska at Omaha as the lowest recorded at only $10,046/yr.
Creative Writing students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 260 employed technical writers earning an average yearly salary of $50,100. Writers and authors in this state earn $53,440/yr and there are 300 employed.
Also, within the creative writing schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from creative writing, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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