If you are interested in pursuing creative writing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 creative writing schools in Miami, Florida. Miami has a total population of 362,470 and a student population of 151,596. Of these students, 55,239 are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
The largest creative writing school in Miami, by student population, is University of Miami. In 2010, University of Miami graduated approximately 22 students from its creative writing program.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in creative writing from creative writing schools in Miami in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Miami's creative writing schools was $37,599 per year for instate students and $43,799 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,899 for creative writing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,510 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,304.
After graduating with your credentials in creative writing, if you decide to work as a creative writer in Miami, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,330 creative writers in Florida, 320 were working in the greater Miami area. By the year 2018, the number of creative writers is expected to increase by 4% in Miami. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a creative writer in Miami is $39,240 per year, which is lower than the average for creative writers state-wide.
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