Ogden has a general population of 77,226 and an overall student population of 26,626. Approximately 23,001 of Ogden's students are enrolled in schools that offer creative writing programs.
The largest creative writing school in Ogden, by student population, is Weber State University. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Weber State University with credentials in creative writing.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in creative writing in Ogden in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,572 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ogden creative writing schools was an average of $24,038 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for creative writing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,431 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,846.
If you plan on staying in Ogden after graduating from creative writing school, you should know that job prospects for creative writers in Ogden, which is the most popular creative writing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 creative writers in Utah were working in the greater Ogden area. The number of creative writers in Ogden is expected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for creative writers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a creative writer in Ogden is $51,630 per year, which is higher than the average for creative writers state-wide.
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