Tuscaloosa has a total population of 77,906 and a student population of 35,548. Of these students, 28,699 are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
Of the 1 creative writing schools in Tuscaloosa, the largest creative writing school, by student population, is The University of Alabama. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Alabama with credentials in creative writing.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in creative writing from creative writing schools in Tuscaloosa in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Tuscaloosa's creative writing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,565 per year in instate tuition and $33,765 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for creative writing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,894 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many creative writing graduates choose to work as creative writers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tuscaloosa, your job prospects are good. The number of creative writers in Tuscaloosa is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.