With an overall population of 100,266 and a student population of 40,242, approximately 34,885 of Athens students attend one of Athens's schools that offer creative writing programs.
Of the 1 creative writing schools in Athens, the largest creative writing school, by student population, is University of Georgia. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in creative writing.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in creative writing in Athens in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Athens's creative writing schools was $18,000 per year for instate students and $36,210 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $960 for creative writing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,046 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Athens after graduating from creative writing school, you should know that job prospects for creative writers in Athens, which is the most popular creative writing profession, are good. The government projects that the number of creative writers in Athens will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.