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Schools around the country that offer online masters degree in writing programs charge an average tuition of $12,754 per year. In recent years, there has been a 19.3% increase in the average tuition. In 2007, the per annum average tuition was $10,686 at these online colleges and universities.
The tuition range for colleges offering online writing programs at the masters level from highest to lowest cost is displayed in the following graph:
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Tuition of more than $23,192 each year is charged by the most expensive colleges and universities offering online masters degree in writing programs. On the other hand, tuition charged by the cheapest colleges and universities ranges from $3,243 to $5,388 per year. Florida, Kentucky, North Carolina, and Virginia are home to the least expensive accredited online writing masters degree schools.
- Master of Education in Literacy (Teaching or Writing)
- Master of Fine Arts in Writing
- Master of Fine Arts in Writing Popular Fiction
- Master of Fine Arts in Writing For Children and Young Adults
- Master of Science in Environmental Studies – Writing and Communication
- Master of Science in English – Technical Writing
- Master of Arts in English and Creative Writing – Non-Fiction
- Master of Arts in English – Technical Writing
- Master of Science in English – Literature and Writing
- Master of Arts in English – Literature and Writing
Of all writing graduates with masters degrees from online colleges across the country, a reported 31% graduated from these affordable programs in 2011. This represents 99,153 of the 324,788 graduates in the nation. From 2006 to 2011, the number of writing graduates with masters degrees from the least costly online colleges and universities has increased by 19,301 graduates each year. However, the percentage of graduates from these colleges and universities has decreased.
Other somewhat more expensive cost online writing masters degree colleges and universities charge students tuition ranging from $5,406 to $6,964 annually. Approximately 4 of the 18 online schools offering masters degrees in writing programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
In 2011, 25.6%, or 83,045 of the country’s writing masters level graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. Only 53,760 students graduated from these colleges, only 5 years earlier, in 2006. This is a 55% increase in the number of students graduating from these reasonably priced online schools.
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|1. University of North Carolina||Greensboro, North Carolina||$3,243||$15,004|
|2. University of Central Florida||Orlando, Florida||$3,347||$18,089|
|3. Old Dominion University||Norfolk, Virginia||$3,763||$14,155|
|4. Murray State University||Murray, Kentucky||$5,388||$16,164|
|5. West Virginia University||Morgantown, West Virginia||$5,406||$17,002|
|6. University of Texas||El Paso, Texas||$6,076||$17,236|
|7. University of Colorado||Denver, Colorado||$6,216||$19,128|
|8. Northern Arizona University||Flagstaff, Arizona||$6,964||$19,364|
|9. Arizona State University||Tempe, Arizona||$7,793||$20,257|
|10. University of Maine||Orono, Maine||$8,010||$23,040|
|11. University of California||Riverside, California||$9,402||$32,281|
|12. National University||La Jolla, California||$11,088||$11,088|
|13. Lindenwood University||St. Charles, Missouri||$13,260||$13,260|
|14. Antioch University||Culver City, California||$23,192||$23,192|
|15. Seton Hill University||Greensburg, Pennsylvania||$26,848||$26,848|
|16. New England College||Henniker, New Hampshire||$28,804||$28,804|
|17. Hamline University||St. Paul, Minnesota||$30,016||$30,016|
|18. Emerson College||Boston, Massachusetts||$30,752||$30,752|