Malibu has a general population of 12,575 and an overall student population of 7,733. Approximately 7,733 of Malibu's students are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
Of the 1 creative writing schools in Malibu, the largest creative writing school, by student population, is Pepperdine University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Creative Writing program at Pepperdine University.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in creative writing from creative writing schools in Malibu in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $37,850 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for creative writing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,980 per year, on average, for room and board at Malibu-based creative writing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a creative writer in Malibu, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 22,700 creative writers in California. Of these creative writers, 3,530 were working in the greater Malibu area. Malibu's creative writer workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.