Creative Writing Schools In New Hampshire

Creative Writing classes faculty can choose to work at one of 7 accredited creative writing schools in New Hampshire. The trends in New Hampshire's creative writing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in creative writing includes creative writing training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Creative Writing
  • Bachelors degree in Creative Writing
  • Masters degree in Creative Writing


  1. Dartmouth College

    Hanover, New Hampshire 03755-3529

    11 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Lebanon College

    15 Hanover Street, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. New England College

    98 Bridge St, Henniker, New Hampshire 03242

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Southern New Hampshire University

    2500 N River Rd, Manchester, New Hampshire 03106

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of New Hampshire-Main Campus

    105 Main St., Thompson Hall, Durham, New Hampshire 03824-3547

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Rivier College

    420 South Main St, Nashua, New Hampshire 03060

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Chester College of New England

    40 Chester St, Chester, New Hampshire 03036-4331

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

New Hampshire Vs. National Creative Writing Employment

New Hampshire 250
National 40,980

Of all of the creative writing professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in New Hampshire state.

Employment Growth for Creative writing professionals In New Hampshire

140 140 180 230 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Creative Writing is a growing field in New Hampshire. 110 more creative writing professionals were working in New Hampshire in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of creative writing professionals has grown by 79%. This growth is faster than the national trend for creative writing professionals which shows a 5% decrease in the number of creative writing professionals working around the nation.

Creative Writing VS. All Professions salaries in New Hampshire

$49,300 $52,450 $62,310 $52,180 $49,900
$44,114 $44,490 $46,685 $47,881 $50,182
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Creative Writing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New Hampshire, as the number of creative writing professionals is growing, the salaries earned by creative writing professionals are increasing. In 2006 creative writing professionals made a mean salary of $49,300 per year, and in 2010 they made $49,900 per year.

Salary percentiles for Creative writing professionals in New Hampshire

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Thus, creative writing professionals' salaries grew by 1% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of New Hampshire, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of creative writing. The pay differential between the highest paid creative writing professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 128%

Average Salaries for Creative writing professionals and related professions in New Hampshire

Creative Writing

In New Hampshire, creative writing professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Creative Writing programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Hampshire


As the number of creative writing professionals is increasing in New Hampshire state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited creative writing schools in New Hampshire state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 32 creative writing graduates from creative writing courses in New Hampshire and in 2010 there were 51 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of creative writing school degree or certificate graduates in New Hampshire by 59%. 50% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in creative writing.

Creative Writing Faculty Salaries in New Hampshire

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The number of creative writing faculty, growth in the field of creative writing academia and creative writing faculty salaries in New Hampshire, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching creative writing courses to students at the associates degree in creative writing, bachelors degree in creative writing, and masters degree in creative writing levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of creative writing in New Hampshire. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see the data we have collected thus far.

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