Business Writing in Illinois

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Schools Offering Business Writing Programs in Illinois


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Illinois students graduate with degrees in business writing. That means an estimated 86 communications professionals graduate from Illinois' 6 business writing schools each year.

Top Schools

Illinois Institute of Technology, which was ranked 30th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Illinois that has a business writing program. It is located in Chicago. 1 students graduated with a degree in business writing from Illinois Institute of Technology in 2010. Illinois Institute of Technology charged in-state students $32,442 in tuition fees per year.

Dominican University, which was ranked 35th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Illinois that has a business writing program. It is located in River Forest. In 2010, 0 students graduated from Dominican University business writing program. Students at Dominican University paid $25,710 per year in tuition fees.

Trinity Christian College, which is located in Palos Heights, is the third-ranked school in Illinois that has a business writing program. It received a ranking of 73rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Trinity Christian College business writing program. Tuition at Trinity Christian College was $21,733 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Illinois' business writing schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $18,084 per year, though tuition can range from $32,442 per year to $2,352 per year. In 2010, the following Illinois business writing schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Illinois Institute of Technology - located in Chicago, students are charged $32,442 per year
  2. Dominican University - located in River Forest, students are charged $25,710 per year
  3. Roosevelt University - located in Chicago, students are charged $23,300 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Illinois business writing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Waubonsee Community College - located in Sugar Grove, students are charged $2,352 per year
  2. College of Lake County - located in Grayslake, students are charged $2,968 per year
  3. Trinity Christian College - located in Palos Heights, students are charged $21,733 per year

A business writing degree from an Illinois school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Illinois communications professionals:

  1. Cook County - 510 communications professionals
  2. Boone County - 40 communications professionals
  3. Champaign County - 30 communications professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of communications professionals is expected to grow by 10% by 2018. There are projected to be 1,750 communications professionals working in the Illinois then.

Salary

communications professionals in Illinois make an average of $59,420 per year. But, salaries for communications professional can vary. In 2010, communications professional made as little as less than $29,230 per year or as much as more than $103,460 per year in Illinois. Communications professionals in the following Illinois counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Cook County - $63,880 per year
  2. Boone County - $60,930 per year
  3. Lake County - $53,840 per year

On average, communications professionals earn the least in the following Illinois counties:

  1. Champaign County - $51,380 per year
  2. Lake County - $53,840 per year
  3. Boone County - $60,930 per year

The communications professionals with highest average salaries in Illinois were:

  1. Technical Business Writer - $59,420 per year

On average, the lowest paid communications professionals in Illinois were:

  1. Technical Business Writer - $59,420 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in business writing in Illinois and to compare salaries with various related fields such as communications or technical 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 Business Writing in Illinois
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Writing in Illinois
  • Master's Degree in Business Writing in Illinois
  • Doctoral Degree in Business Writing in Illinois
  • Certificate in Business Writing in Illinois

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,123 miles from location College of Lake County Grayslake IL 13.4699 n/a 18,092
6,146 miles from location Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove IL 14.036 n/a 10,532
6,103 miles from location Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago IL 69.9334 26% 7,707
6,103 miles from location Roosevelt University Chicago IL 22.8963 28% 7,306
6,113 miles from location Dominican University River Forest IL 65.2729 34% 3,909
6,111 miles from location Trinity Christian College Palos Heights IL 26.9291 38% 1,450
 

Curious what studying Business Writing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Management Analysts + 28,960 $86,650 47.8%
2
Technical Writers + 1,020 $59,420 -19.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are business writing related jobs in Illinois