Tuition costs are a reality of post-secondary education, but it’s important not to be discouraged. If your top school is financially out of reach, your second or third choice may serve your future just as well. To help you find the program — and school — that’s right for you, we’ve rounded up typical tuition costs for children's literature degrees. Here’s the range:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,186 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

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$ 25,882 per year
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What do children's literature graduates earn?

Children's literature students make an average of $68,121 per year after graduation. This is 2% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

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Average graduate salary in 2017

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Tuition costs for popular children's literature schools in the US

There are 8 schools in the US that offer a children's literature degree. The children's literature schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are Stony Brook University, University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus and Central Michigan University. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in children's literature per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
Stony Brook University$9,257
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus$19,080
Central Michigan University$12,510
Simmons University$39,600
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg$13,870
Castleton University$11,970
Marlboro College$40,425

Top US schools for a children's literature degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering children's literature degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Stony Brook University42%$9,257
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus60%$19,080
Simmons University60%$39,600
Central Michigan University68%$12,510
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg73%$13,870
Castleton University82%$11,970
Marlboro College97%$40,425

Cheapest US schools for a children's literature degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a children's literature degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Stony Brook University$9,257
Castleton University$11,970
Central Michigan University$12,510
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg$13,870
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus$19,080
Simmons University$39,600
Marlboro College$40,425

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