Writing in Idaho

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Schools Offering Writing Programs in Idaho


Around 0.1% of Idaho's graduates graduate from writing degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 35 writers graduate from Idaho's 5 writing schools.

Top Schools

University of Idaho, which was ranked 34th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Idaho that has a writing program. It is located in Moscow. 21 students graduated with a degree in writing from University of Idaho in 2010. Students at University of Idaho paid $5,402 per year in tuition fees.

The College of Idaho, which was ranked 39th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Idaho that has a writing program. It is located in Caldwell. 2 students graduated with degree in writing from The College of Idaho in 2010. Tuition at The College of Idaho was $21,380 per year.

The third-ranked school in Idaho that has a writing program is Boise State University. Boise State University, which was ranked 42nd in the country in 2010, is located in Boise. In 2010, 8 students graduated from Boise State University writing program. Tuition at Boise State University was $5,300 per year.

Cost

Writing schools in Idaho, charge students an average tuition of $8,499 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $21,380 per year, or as little as $4,998 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Idaho writing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. The College of Idaho - located in Caldwell, students are charged $21,380 per year
  2. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year
  3. University of Idaho - located in Moscow, students are charged $5,402 per year

The writing schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Idaho were:

  1. Lewis-Clark State College - located in Lewiston, students are charged $4,998 per year
  2. Boise State University - located in Boise, students are charged $5,300 per year
  3. University of Idaho - located in Moscow, students are charged $5,402 per year

A writing degree from an Idaho school... what next?

Most people who graduate from writing school in Idaho go on to work as a writer. 210 writers were working in Idaho in 2010. The Idaho counties with the largest populations of writers are:

  1. Blaine County - 40 writers
  2. Ada County

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of writers in Idaho will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 740 writers working in Idaho.

Salary

On average, writers earn $36,320 per year. But, salaries for writers can vary. In 2010, writers made as little as less than $15,460 per year or as much as more than $78,170 per year in Idaho. A writer in the following Idaho counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Ada County - $37,070 per year
  2. Blaine County - $27,630 per year

The Idaho counties with the lowest average salary for writers are:

  1. Blaine County - $27,630 per year
  2. Ada County - $37,070 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in writing in Idaho and to compare salaries with various related fields such as writing or communications, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Writing in Idaho
  • Master's Degree in Writing in Idaho

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,515 miles from location Boise State University Boise ID 58.2803 61% 18,933
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,480 miles from location University of Idaho Moscow ID 66.4145 44% 11,957
7,488 miles from location Lewis-Clark State College Lewiston ID 18.6173 51% 4,200
7,536 miles from location The College of Idaho Caldwell ID 60.9825 36% 1,013
 

Curious what studying Writing gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Idaho

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Writers and Authors + 210 $36,320
 

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