San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has one creative writing school within its city limits. The University of Texas at San Antonio has a total student population of 28,955. It is the 489th highest ranked school in the USA and the 21st highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about creative writing programs in San Antonio, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of creative writing professors at The University of Texas at San Antonio such as Maia Adamina, Amanda Aguilar, Roberta Barki, Robin Bircher, Timothy Braun, and Suzanne Briseno Bravo.
Creative Writing students from San Antonio 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 San Antonio area alone, there are 460 employed technical writers earning an average salary of $52,760. Writers and authors in this area earn $56,300/yr and there are 90 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.102 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by writers and authors, and 0.553/1000 are held by technical writers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas at San Antonio ends up costing a student $9,518/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|