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Schools Offering Writing Programs in Georgia
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The top-ranked school in Georgia that has a writing program is Emory University. Emory University, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Atlanta. 19 students graduated with a degree in writing from Emory University in 2010. Emory University charged in-state students $39,158 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Georgia that has a writing 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 5 students from its writing program. Tuition at University of Georgia was $8,736 per year.
Georgia State University, which was ranked 15th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Georgia that has a writing program. It is located in Atlanta. In 2010, Georgia State University graduated 3 students from its writing programs. The tuition rate at Georgia State University was $8,698 per year.
If you choose to attend a Georgia writing school, average tuition will be $8,963 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,863 per year to $39,158 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Georgia writing schools were charged at the following schools:
- Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
- Agnes Scott College - located in Decatur, students are charged $31,283 per year
- Savannah College of Art and Design - located in Savannah, students are charged $29,570 per year
The writing schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Georgia were:
- Athens Technical College - located in Athens, students are charged $1,863 per year
- Gwinnett Technical College - located in Lawrenceville, students are charged $2,064 per year
- Southern Crescent Technical College - located in Griffin, students are charged $2,268 per year
A writing degree from a Georgia school... what next?
The highest percentage of writing graduates in Georgia pursue careers as a writer. In 2010, there were 760 writers working in Georgia. The largest populations of Georgia writers are working in the following counties:
- Barrow County - 610 writers
The government projects that the number of writers in Georgia will grow by 20%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 4,110 writers working in Georgia.
A writer in Georgia makes an average of $56,290 per year. But, salaries for writers can vary. In 2010, writers made as little as less than $25,090 per year or as much as more than $99,130 per year in Georgia. A writer in the following Georgia counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Barrow County - $62,160 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in writing. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as writing or communications.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Writing in Georgia
- Master's Degree in Writing in Georgia
- Certificate in Writing 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|
|5,911 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|
|5,948 miles from location||West Georgia Technical College||Waco||GA||14.9188||n/a||7,313|
|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|
|5,949 miles from location||Georgia Northwestern Technical College||Rome||GA||15.91||n/a||5,994|
|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|
|5,826 miles from location||Wiregrass Georgia Technical College||Valdosta||GA||12.9737||n/a||3,585|
|5,857 miles from location||North Georgia Technical College||Clarkesville||GA||25.3614||n/a||2,865|
|5,866 miles from location||Southwest Georgia Technical College||Thomasville||GA||14.2445||n/a||1,721|
|5,899 miles from location||Oglethorpe University||Atlanta||GA||61.04||11%||1,100|
|5,897 miles from location||Agnes Scott College||Decatur||GA||30.6491||26%||868|
Curious what studying Writing gets you?
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Writers and Authors +||760||$56,290||-10.6%|
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