Writing in Montana

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Schools Offering Writing Programs in Montana


Around 0.1% of Montana's graduates graduate from writing degree programs every year. That means an estimated 25 writers graduate from Montana's 3 writing schools each year.

Top Schools

Carroll College, which was ranked 37th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Montana that has a writing program. It is located in Helena. no students graduated with a degree in writing from Carroll College in 2010. The tuition rate at Carroll College was $23,594 per year.

The University of Montana, which was ranked 37th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Montana that has a writing program. It is located in Missoula. 17 students graduated with degree in writing from The University of Montana in 2010. Students at The University of Montana paid $5,476 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Montana that has a writing program is Montana Tech of the University of Montana. Montana Tech of the University of Montana, which was ranked 72nd in the country in 2010, is located in Butte. 8 students graduated with degree in writing from Montana Tech of the University of Montana in 2010. Tuition at Montana Tech of the University of Montana was $6,162 per year.

Cost

Writing schools in Montana, charge students an average tuition of $11,744 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $23,594 per year, or as little as $5,476 per year. In 2010, the following Montana writing schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Carroll College - located in Helena, students are charged $23,594 per year
  2. Montana Tech of the University of Montana - located in Butte, students are charged $6,162 per year
  3. The University of Montana - located in Missoula, students are charged $5,476 per year

The following Montana writing schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. The University of Montana - located in Missoula, students are charged $5,476 per year
  2. Montana Tech of the University of Montana - located in Butte, students are charged $6,162 per year
  3. Carroll College - located in Helena, students are charged $23,594 per year

A writing degree from a Montana school... what next?

Most people who graduate from writing school in Montana go on to work as a writer. If you decide to work as a writer in Montana, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 110 Montana writers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Montana writers:

  1. Beaverhead County - 40 writers
  2. Missoula County - 40 writers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of writers in Montana will grow by 7%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 300 writers working in Montana.

Salary

On average, a writer earns a salary of $40,000 per year in Montana state. However, Montana writers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,530 per year to more than $56,950 per year in 2010. The counties in Montana with the highest average salary for a writer are:

  1. Missoula County - $40,090 per year
  2. Beaverhead County - $37,290 per year

On average, writers earns the least in the following Montana counties:

  1. Beaverhead County - $37,290 per year
  2. Missoula County - $40,090 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in writing in Montana 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 Montana
  • Master's Degree in Writing in Montana

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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
7,341 miles from location The University of Montana Missoula MT 62.7497 42% 14,921
7,294 miles from location Montana Tech of the University of Montana Butte MT 27.5589 96% 2,187
7,258 miles from location Carroll College Helena MT 63.4046 36% 1,462
 

Curious what studying Writing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Writers and Authors + 110 $40,000 -15.4%
 

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