Stony Brook has a general population of 13,727 and an overall student population of 24,681. Approximately 24,681 of Stony Brook's students are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
Stony Brook's largest creative writing school is Stony Brook University. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Stony Brook University with credentials in creative writing.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a creative writing degree from one of Stony Brook's creative writing schools. If you decide to attend one of Stony Brook's creative writing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in instate tuition and $26,670 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a creative writing program in Stony Brook. And if you live on campus at one of the Stony Brook-based creative writing schools, you will have an added expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
If you decide to work as a creative writer in Stony Brook, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 18,840 creative writers in New York, 470 were working in the greater Stony Brook area. By the year 2018, the number of creative writers is expected to increase by 9% in Stony Brook. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.
As a creative writer in Stony Brook, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,760 per year. This is lower than the average salary for creative writers in the state.