English in Georgia

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Schools Offering English Programs in Georgia


Each year, roughly 0.6% of Georgia students graduate with degrees in English. That means an estimated 1,528 english professionals graduate from Georgia's 52 English schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Georgia that has a English program is Emory University. Emory University, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Atlanta. 85 students graduated with a degree in English from Emory University in 2010. Students at Emory University paid $39,158 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Georgia that has a English program is University of Georgia. University of Georgia, which was ranked 15th in the country in 2010, is located in Athens. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated 212 students from its English program. The tuition rate at University of Georgia was $8,736 per year.

Georgia State University, which is located in Atlanta, is the third-ranked school in Georgia that has a English program. It received a ranking of 32nd in the country in 2010. 154 students graduated with degree in English from Georgia State University in 2010. Tuition at Georgia State University was $8,698 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Georgia's English schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $11,723 per year, though tuition can range from $39,158 per year to $1,863 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Georgia English schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
  2. Agnes Scott College - located in Decatur, students are charged $31,283 per year
  3. Mercer University - located in Macon, students are charged $30,560 per year

The English schools in Georgia that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Athens Technical College - located in Athens, students are charged $1,863 per year
  2. Gwinnett Technical College - located in Lawrenceville, students are charged $2,064 per year
  3. Southern Crescent Technical College - located in Griffin, students are charged $2,268 per year

An English degree from a Georgia school... what next?

In Georgia, the largest numbers of english professional work in the following counties:

  1. Barrow County - 2,320 english professionals
  2. Appling County - 120 english professionals
  3. Houston County - 120 english professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of english professionals in the state of Georgia will grow to 8,160. This would require a 18% growth in the field.

Salary

english professionals in Georgia earn $52,917 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. English professional in Georgia had varying salaries from $16,090 to $99,130 per year in 2010. The following counties in Georgia have the highest average salaries for english professionals:

  1. Barrow County - $55,403 per year
  2. Houston County - $49,230 per year
  3. Brooks County - $46,350 per year

English professionals in the following counties in Georgia make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Hall County - $28,260 per year
  2. Banks County - $34,680 per year
  3. Burke County - $35,400 per year

The english professionals with highest average salaries in Georgia were:

  1. Technical Writer - $65,150 per year
  2. Creative Writer - $56,290 per year
  3. Literacy Teacher - $37,310 per year

The english professionals with lowest average salaries in Georgia were:

  1. Creative Writer - $56,290 per year
  2. Literacy Teacher - $37,310 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in English in Georgia and to compare salaries with various related fields such as language or creative writing, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in English in Georgia
  • Bachelor's Degree in English in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in English in Georgia
  • Doctoral Degree in English in Georgia
  • Certificate in English in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,845 miles from location University of Georgia Athens GA 84.6189 51% 34,885
5,902 miles from location Georgia State University Atlanta GA 68.3293 68% 30,427
5,915 miles from location Kennesaw State University Kennesaw GA 60.8852 56% 22,389
5,746 miles from location Georgia Southern University Statesboro GA 32.9448 72% 19,086
5,899 miles from location Emory University Atlanta GA 86.1612 28% 12,930
5,827 miles from location Valdosta State University Valdosta GA 59.0098 52% 12,391
5,943 miles from location University of West Georgia Carrollton GA 56.8754 57% 11,500
5,911 miles from location Chattahoochee Technical College Marietta GA 11.9416 n/a 11,391
5,703 miles from location Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah GA 31.5137 31% 9,906
5,930 miles from location Columbus State University Columbus GA 24.244 61% 8,178
5,856 miles from location Mercer University Macon GA 66.2857 20% 8,072
5,707 miles from location Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah GA 55.7086 61% 7,538
5,948 miles from location West Georgia Technical College Waco GA 14.9188 n/a 7,313
5,765 miles from location Augusta State University Augusta GA 51.0634 68% 7,061
5,885 miles from location Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville GA 13.6957 n/a 6,649
5,833 miles from location Georgia College & State University Milledgeville GA 63.1655 48% 6,633
5,861 miles from location Macon State College Macon GA 9.40475 n/a 6,615
0 miles from location Clayton State University Morrow GA 21.8026 53% 6,587
5,949 miles from location Georgia Northwestern Technical College Rome GA 15.91 n/a 5,994
5,882 miles from location North Georgia College & State University Dahlonega GA 27.7495 53% 5,652
5,704 miles from location Savannah Technical College Savannah GA 13.7948 n/a 5,483
5,895 miles from location Southern Crescent Technical College Griffin GA 18.387 n/a 5,185
5,843 miles from location Athens Technical College Athens GA 14.3033 n/a 5,167
5,894 miles from location Dekalb Technical College Clarkston GA 14.4911 n/a 4,742
5,880 miles from location Albany State University Albany GA 26.6919 38% 4,473
5,932 miles from location Columbus Technical College Columbus GA 11.0556 n/a 4,172
5,904 miles from location Clark Atlanta University Atlanta GA 22.0674 18% 3,873
5,701 miles from location Savannah State University Savannah GA 17.8643 n/a 3,820
5,826 miles from location Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Valdosta GA 12.9737 n/a 3,585
5,869 miles from location Fort Valley State University Fort Valley GA 21.9471 40% 3,553
5,887 miles from location Georgia Southwestern State University Americus GA 23.3063 52% 2,903
5,857 miles from location North Georgia Technical College Clarkesville GA 25.3614 n/a 2,865
5,858 miles from location Piedmont College Demorest GA 22.0766 30% 2,811
5,872 miles from location Brenau University Gainesville GA 54.8741 12% 2,760
5,904 miles from location Morehouse College Atlanta GA 61.0705 41% 2,689
5,904 miles from location Spelman College Atlanta GA 35.9892 26% 2,229
5,950 miles from location Berry College Mount Berry GA 63.3969 35% 1,922
5,866 miles from location Southwest Georgia Technical College Thomasville GA 14.2445 n/a 1,721
5,963 miles from location Covenant College Lookout Mountain GA 62.8149 42% 1,367
5,950 miles from location Shorter University Rome GA 57.4714 31% 1,205
5,914 miles from location Reinhardt University Waleska GA 23.6514 30% 1,123
5,899 miles from location Oglethorpe University Atlanta GA 61.04 11% 1,100
5,792 miles from location Brewton-Parker College Mount Vernon GA 46.2674 50% 1,049
5,938 miles from location LaGrange College Lagrange GA 24.6088 26% 1,027
5,763 miles from location Paine College Augusta GA 40.8694 21% 907
5,897 miles from location Agnes Scott College Decatur GA 30.6491 26% 868
5,847 miles from location Toccoa Falls College Toccoa GA 28.3429 31% 816
5,833 miles from location Emmanuel College Franklin Springs GA 24.6984 70% 732
5,907 miles from location Atlanta Christian College Atlanta GA 19.2965 71% 690
5,860 miles from location Wesleyan College Macon GA 56.1354 38% 685
5,919 miles from location Andrew College Cuthbert GA 14.991 41% 229
5,903 miles from location Portfolio Center Atlanta GA 43.6639 100% 119
 

Curious what studying English gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Georgia

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors + 1,660 $37,310 -3.5%
2
Technical Writers + 1,150 $65,150 7.5%
3
Writers and Authors + 760 $56,290 -10.6%
 

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