Murray has a total population of 14,950 and a student population of 10,117. Of these students, 10,071 are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
Of the 1 creative writing schools in Murray, the largest creative writing school, by student population, is Murray State University. In 2010, Murray State University graduated approximately 19 students from its creative writing program.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a creative writing degree from one of Murray's creative writing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Murray's creative writing schools was $16,210 per year for instate students and $26,470 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $990 for creative writing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,562 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 Murray, your job prospects are average. The number of creative writers in Murray is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.