Alamosa has a general population of 7,960 and an overall student population of 3,121. Approximately 3,121 of Alamosa's students are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
Of the 1 creative writing schools in Alamosa, the largest creative writing school, by student population, is Adams State College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Creative Writing program at Adams State College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a creative writing degree from one of Alamosa's creative writing schools. If you decide to attend one of Alamosa's creative writing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,989 per year in instate tuition and $25,133 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,749 for creative writing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,160 per year, on average, for room and board at Alamosa-based creative writing schools. Students who live at home 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 Alamosa, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of creative writers is expected to increase by 5% in Alamosa. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.