With an overall population of 21,342 and a student population of 22,647, approximately 22,647 of Athens students attend one of Athens's schools that offer creative writing programs.
Ohio University-Main Campus is the largest creative writing school in Athens, based on student population. In 2010, Ohio University-Main Campus graduated approximately 31 students from its creative writing program.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in creative writing in Athens in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Athens's creative writing schools was $22,905 per year for instate students and $31,869 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $873 for creative writing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Athens-based creative writing schools, you will have an added expense of $9,408 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a creative writer in Athens, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of creative writers is expected to increase by 11% in Athens. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.