Vermont contains seven schools that offer creative writing programs. Green Mountain College, the highest-ranking creative writing school in VT, has a total student population of 858 and is the 517th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 creative writing schools in Vermont, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Marlboro College comes out as the most expensive ($27,505/yr), with Johnson State College as the lowest recorded at only $12,651/yr.
Creative Writing students from Vermont 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 Vermont alone, there are 190 employed technical writers earning an average yearly salary of $48,770. Writers and authors in this state earn $44,010/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the creative writing schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from creative writing, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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