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Creative Writing Schools in California

Creative Writing Schools in California

In California an estimated 655 students graduate from creative writing schools every year. If you too are interested in a career in creative writing, California has 27 creative writing schools for you to choose from. Yearly tuition at creative writing schools in California for a degree in creative writing is $21,457 per year.

National University is the largest creative writing school in the state of California, based on number of students. It is located in La Jolla. In 2009, a reported 222 students graduated with a creative writing degree from National University. This was 34% of the total creative writing graduates in California for that year. If you decide to attend National University, you can expect to pay approximately $10,728 per year to earn your degree in creative writing.

Creative Writing Salaries and Career Outlook in California

A majority of creative writing graduates choose to work as creative writers. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for creative writing graduates in California is average. In California, there are currently about 22,700 creative writers. This number is projected to increase to 24,800 by the year 2018. This indicates a 9% change in the number of creative writers in California.

In California, as a creative writer, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $33,043 per year to more than $83,058 per year. Creative Writers in California earn a median yearly salary of $57,608.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Creative Writing Degree in California
  • Associates Degree in Creative Writing
  • Bachelors Degree in Creative Writing
  • Creative Writing Classes
  • Creative Writing Courses
  • Creative Writing Training

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  1. 1University of Southern CaliforniaUniversity of Southern California

    Address:
    University Park, Los Angeles, California 90089

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate
    Other degree

  2. 2San Diego State UniversitySan Diego State University

    Address:
    5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, California 92182

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  3. 3San Jose State UniversitySan Jose State University

    Address:
    1 Washington Sq, San Jose, California 95192-0001

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  4. 4Long Beach City CollegeLong Beach City College

    Address:
    4901 E. Carson St., Long Beach, California 90808-1706

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  5. 5University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine

    Address:
    Irvine, California 92697

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  6. 6Grossmont CollegeGrossmont College

    Address:
    8800 Grossmont College Dr, El Cajon, California 92020-1799

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  7. 7University of California-RiversideUniversity of California-Riverside

    Address:
    900 University Ave, Riverside, California 92521

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  8. 8Foothill CollegeFoothill College

    Address:
    12345 El Monte Rd, Los Altos Hills, California 94022

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  9. 9National UniversityNational University

    Address:
    11255 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, California 92037-1011

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  10. 10College of the DesertCollege of the Desert

    Address:
    43-500 Monterey Ave, Palm Desert, California 92260

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  11. 11University of San FranciscoUniversity of San Francisco

    Address:
    2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, California 94117-1080

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  12. 12Pepperdine UniversityPepperdine University

    Address:
    24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, California 90263

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  13. 13University of La Verne

    Address:
    1950 Third St, La Verne, California 91750-4401

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  14. 14Berkeley City CollegeBerkeley City College

    Address:
    2050 Center St, Berkeley, California 94704

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  15. 15Chapman UniversityChapman University

    Address:
    One University Dr., Orange, California 92866

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  16. 16University of RedlandsUniversity of Redlands

    Address:
    1200 E. Colton Ave, Redlands, California 92373-0999

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  17. 17Saint Marys College of CaliforniaSaint Marys College of California

    Address:
    1928 Saint Marys Road, Moraga, California 94556

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  18. 18Claremont Graduate UniversityClaremont Graduate University

    Address:
    150 E Tenth St, Claremont, California 91711-6160

    Awards Offered:
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  19. 19Dominican University of CaliforniaDominican University of California

    Address:
    50 Acacia Ave, San Rafael, California 94901-2298

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  20. 20California College of the ArtsCalifornia College of the Arts

    Address:
    5212 Broadway, Oakland, California 94618-1487

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  21. 21Notre Dame de Namur UniversityNotre Dame de Namur University

    Address:
    1500 Ralston Ave, Belmont, California 94002-1908

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  22. 22Mills CollegeMills College

    Address:
    5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, California 94613

    Awards Offered:
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  23. 23California Institute of Integral StudiesCalifornia Institute of Integral Studies

    Address:
    1453 Mission Street, San Francisco, California 94103

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  24. 24Otis College of Art and DesignOtis College of Art and Design

    Address:
    9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90045-3505

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  25. 25Holy Names UniversityHoly Names University

    Address:
    3500 Mountain Blvd, Oakland, California 94619-1699

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  26. 26Pitzer CollegePitzer College

    Address:
    1050 North Mills Avenue, Claremont, California 91711-6101

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree

  27. 27Antioch University Los AngelesAntioch University Los Angeles

    Address:
    400 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, California 90230-7615

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

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