Creative Writing Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

There is only one creative writing school in Tucson for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in creative writing in the city of Tucson, which encompasses creative writing training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Creative Writing Employment

Tucson 80
Arizona 500

Exactly 80 of Arizona's 500 creative writing professionals work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 14% growth in the number of creative writing professionals. As the number of creative writing professionals in Tucson has increased, overall employment in Tucson has decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Creative Writing employment growth

850 830 500 420 500
70 80 50 80 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Creative Writing VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$44,760 $38,970 $54,930 $53,190 $55,880
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Creative Writing in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

Salaries for creative writing professionals in Tucson have increased. In 2010 creative writing professionals in Tucson reportedly earned an average salary of $55,880 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, creative writing professionals in Tucson made an average salary of $44,760 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tucson.

Salary percentiles for Creative writing professionals in Tucson

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Creative writing professionals make a median salary of $52,930 per year in Tucson. The 10% of creative writing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,450 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,070 per year.

Average Salaries for Creative writing professionals and related professions in Tucson

Creative Writing

Tucson creative writing professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Creative Writing schools in Tucson


Many of Tucson's creative writing professionals are graduates of the only accredited creative writing school in the city.

Creative Writing Programs Offered In Tucson


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in creative writing offered by Tucson's creative writing schools.

Student Completed Creative Writing Degrees In Tucson


In 2010 approximately 120 students graduated from creative writing courses.

Creative Writing Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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