English in Kansas

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Schools Offering English Programs in Kansas


Each year, roughly 0.5% of Kansas students graduate with degrees in English. That means an estimated 451 english professionals graduate from Kansas' 29 English schools each year.

Top Schools

Southwestern College, which was ranked 46th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a English program. It is located in Winfield. In 2010, Southwestern College graduated 2 students from its English program. The tuition rate at Southwestern College was $20,656 per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas with a English program is Newman University, which is located in Wichita. In 2010, it was ranked 47th nationwide. In 2010, Newman University graduated 1 students from its English program. The tuition rate at Newman University was $20,712 per year.

Sterling College, which was ranked 47th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Kansas that has a English program. It is located in Sterling. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Sterling College English program. The tuition rate at Sterling College was $19,000 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Kansas' English schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $11,752 per year, though tuition can range from $22,280 per year to $430 per year. In 2010, the English schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Kansas were:

  1. Baker University - located in Baldwin City, students are charged $22,280 per year
  2. Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year
  3. Bethel College - located in North Newton, students are charged $20,700 per year

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

  1. Haskell Indian Nations University - located in Lawrence, students are charged $430 per year
  2. Seward County Community College and Area Technical School - located in Liberal, students are charged $2,080 per year
  3. Allen County Community College - located in Iola, students are charged $2,080 per year

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

The Kansas counties with the largest populations of english professional are:

  1. Butler County - 460 english professionals
  2. Allen County - 360 english professionals
  3. Jackson County - 60 english professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of english professionals in the state of Kansas will grow to 2,810. This would require a 13% growth in the field.

Salary

english professionals in Kansas make an average of $45,157 per year. In 2010, however, some Kansas english professional earned as little as less than $15,750 per year or as much as more than $94,040 per year. The following counties in Kansas have the highest average salaries for english professionals:

  1. Butler County - $42,490 per year
  2. Jackson County - $38,230 per year
  3. Allen County - $36,283 per year

The Kansas counties with the lowest average salary for english professionals are:

  1. Allen County - $36,283 per year
  2. Jackson County - $38,230 per year
  3. Butler County - $42,490 per year

On average, the highest paid english professionals in Kansas were:

  1. Technical Writer - $50,720 per year
  2. Creative Writer - $46,270 per year
  3. Literacy Teacher - $38,480 per year

On average, the lowest paid english professionals in Kansas were:

  1. Creative Writer - $46,270 per year
  2. Literacy Teacher - $38,480 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in English. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as language or creative writing.

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

  • Associate's Degree in English in Kansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in English in Kansas
  • Master's Degree in English in Kansas
  • Doctoral Degree in English in Kansas

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Technical Writers 620 $50,720 87.9%
2
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 440 $38,480 -39.7%
3
Writers and Authors 370 $46,270 -19.6%
 

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