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Creative Writing Schools in Kentucky

There are six Kentucky schools offering creative writing programs. In 2010, 80 students graduated with degrees from Kentucky creative writing schools. 59 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 21 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 63 students graduate from creative writing programs in Kentucky each year. This accounts for 1% of creative writing students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 21 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in creative writing and 59 with a master's level degree.

Six creative writing schools are in Kentucky. Of these, three schools are private, while three schools are public. Private creative writing school tuition varies from $910 to $23,303, while public creative writing school tuition varies from $6,264 to $7,084.

Average tuition for programs in creative writing is $8,967. The highest tuition for creative writing programs, which is $23,303 per year, is at Asbury University, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $910 per year, is at Berea College.

Kentucky creative writing schools offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees.

Creative Writing Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

On average, 63 students graduate from creative writing programs in Kentucky each year. This accounts for 1% of creative writing students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 21 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in creative writing and 59 with a master's level degree.

Creative Writing Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 8
  • Bachelor 2008: 11
  • Bachelor 2009: 6
  • Bachelor 2010: 21
  • Master 2006: 41
  • Master 2007: 48
  • Master 2008: 36
  • Master 2009: 46
  • Master 2010: 59

Creative Writing Program Availability in Kentucky

Schools in this state offer a total of eight creative writing programs. Of these programs, 62.5% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Creative Writing Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 3

Career Trends

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers — Salary by Percentile

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers — Salary by Percentile

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22730
  • 25th Percentile: 29570
  • Median: 39090
  • 75th Percentile: 52200
  • 90th Percentile: 63520

Career Trends

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers — Employment Trend

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers — Employment Trend

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40460
  • Median Salary 2007: 39890
  • Median Salary 2008: 39100
  • Median Salary 2009: 37810
  • Median Salary 2010: 39090
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Kentucky vs National Creative Writing Employment

Kentucky vs National Creative Writing Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 0.561% (230)

Creative Writing Schools in Kentucky

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1. Berea College

101 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40404-2182
(859) 985-3000

Berea College offers one creative writing program. 1,613 students seek degrees in 53 Berea programs, overall. This liberal arts college is the second oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in creative writing.

2. Spalding University

845 S. Third Street
Louisville, KY 40203-2188
(502) 585-9911

Spalding University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Louisville, KY. This school offers two programs in creative writing. Specifically, this school offers one creative writing degree at the bachelor's level to students and one creative writing degree at the master's level. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the second biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering creative writing in terms of programs.

3. Asbury University

1 Macklem Dr
Wilmore, KY 40390-1198
(859) 858-3511

Asbury University is in Wilmore, KY and it offers one creative writing program. This school is a 4-year institution. Ashbury is the fourth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering creative writing.

4. Morehead State University

University Blvd
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 783-2221

Morehead State University offers one creative writing program. This school is a public 4-year institution. MSU is the second biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering creative writing.

5. Murray State University

218 Wells Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3318
(270) 809-3011

Murray State University offers two programs in creative writing. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in creative writing by this school and one degree at the master's level in creative writing. Overall, 10,412 students pursue degrees in 106 programs at this school. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in creative writing.

6. Eastern Kentucky University

521 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
(859) 622-1000

Eastern Kentucky University is in town of Richmond, Kentucky and Eastern offers one creative writing program. This big school is one of 24 public post-secondary institutions in Kentucky. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Kentucky.