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Creative Writing Schools in Maine

There are three schools in the state of Maine offering creative writing programs. In 2010, 66 students graduated with degrees from Maine creative writing schools. 38 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 28 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

68 students graduate from creative writing programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of creative writing students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 28 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in creative writing and 38 with a degree at the master's level.

Three creative writing schools are located in this eastern state. Of these, while two schools are public, one school is private.

Average tuition for creative writing programs is the cost. While the lowest tuition in this state is at the University of Southern Maine, the highest tuition for creative writing programs, which is the cost each year, is at the University of Maine at Farmington.

Schools in this state offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees for creative writing students.

Creative Writing Program Completions in Maine 2006 - 2010

68 students graduate from creative writing programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of creative writing students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 28 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in creative writing and 38 with a degree at the master's level.

Creative Writing Program Completions in Maine 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 28
  • Bachelor 2007: 45
  • Bachelor 2008: 25
  • Bachelor 2009: 29
  • Bachelor 2010: 28
  • Master 2006: 35
  • Master 2007: 40
  • Master 2008: 46
  • Master 2009: 43
  • Master 2010: 38

Creative Writing Program Availability in Maine

Maine schools offer a total of three programs in creative writing. Of these programs, approximately 66% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Creative Writing Program Availability in Maine

  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 1

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: 23050
  • 25th Percentile: 33410
  • Median: 47010
  • 75th Percentile: 62400
  • 90th Percentile: 77090

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: 44100
  • Median Salary 2007: 50960
  • Median Salary 2008: 49180
  • Median Salary 2009: 44460
  • Median Salary 2010: 47010
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Maine vs National Creative Writing Employment

Maine vs National Creative Writing Employment

  • Employed in Maine: 0.366% (150)

Creative Writing Schools in Maine

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1. Colby College

4000 Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME 04901-8840
(207) 859-4000

Colby College is located in Waterville, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one creative writing program. Overall, 1,825 students pursue degrees in 43 Colby programs. It is the oldest institution in the state of Maine offering creative writing programs.

2. The University of Maine at Farmington

224 Main St
Farmington, ME 04938-9978
(207) 778-7000

The University of Maine at Farmington is in Farmington, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one creative writing program. It is one of 9 liberal arts colleges in Maine. UMF is the second largest institution in the state of Maine offering creative writing in terms of programs.

3. The University of Southern Maine

96 Falmouth St
Portland, ME 4103
(207) 780-4141

The University of Southern Maine, which is near the center of the city, is in Portland, ME and it offers one creative writing program. This research university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Maine offering creative writing programs.