New Hampshire contains six schools that offer creative writing programs. Rivier College, the highest-ranking creative writing school in NH, has a total student population of 2,256 and is the 523rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 creative writing schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New England College comes out as the most expensive ($25,316/yr), with University of New Hampshire-Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $16,600/yr.
Creative Writing students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 190 employed technical writers earning an average yearly salary of $74,150. Writers and authors in this state earn $52,180/yr and there are 230 employed.
Also, within the creative writing schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from creative writing, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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