Flagstaff has a total population of 52,894 and a student population of 27,916. Of these students, 23,597 are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
The largest creative writing school in Flagstaff, by student population, is Northern Arizona University. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated approximately 12 students from its creative writing program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a creative writing degree in Flagstaff. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,755 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Flagstaff creative writing schools was an average of $30,981 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $916 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a creative writing program in Flagstaff. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,872 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,892.
After graduating with your credentials in creative writing, if you decide to work as a creative writer in Flagstaff, your job prospects are not very good. The number of creative writers in Flagstaff is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.