English in Minnesota

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Schools Offering English Programs in Minnesota


Each year, roughly 0.8% of Minnesota students graduate with degrees in English. Thus, Minnesota's 31 English schools put out approximately 1,553 english professionals each year.

Top Schools

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a English program. It is located in Minneapolis. In 2010, 480 students graduated from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities' English program. Students at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities paid $12,288 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a English program is Carleton College. Carleton College, which was ranked 17th in the country in 2010, is located in Northfield. In 2010, 28 students graduated from Carleton College English program. Students at Carleton College paid $41,304 per year in tuition fees.

Macalester College, which was ranked 17th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a English program. It is located in Saint Paul. 24 students graduated with degree in English from Macalester College in 2010. The tuition rate at Macalester College was $40,046 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Minnesota's English schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $20,979 per year, though tuition can range from $41,304 per year to $4,964 per year. The Minnesota English schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Carleton College - located in Northfield, students are charged $41,304 per year
  2. Macalester College - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $40,046 per year
  3. St. Olaf College - located in Northfield, students are charged $36,800 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Minnesota English schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. North Hennepin Community College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,964 per year
  2. Normandale Community College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $5,125 per year
  3. Metropolitan State University - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $5,923 per year

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

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

  1. Anoka County - 2,420 english professionals
  2. Brown County - 130 english professionals
  3. Becker County - 120 english professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 5,040 english professionals will be working in Minnesota. This would require the number of english professional to grow by 4%.

Salary

english professionals in Minnesota make an average of $55,350 per year. However, Minnesota english professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,810 per year to more than $90,570 per year in 2010. English professionals in the following Minnesota counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Anoka County - $57,753 per year
  2. Dodge County - $56,650 per year
  3. Becker County - $46,980 per year

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

  1. Big Stone County - $38,747 per year
  2. Brown County - $40,063 per year
  3. Blue Earth County - $43,390 per year

The english professionals with highest average salaries in Minnesota were:

  1. Technical Writer - $62,960 per year
  2. Creative Writer - $56,800 per year
  3. Literacy Teacher - $46,290 per year

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

  1. Creative Writer - $56,800 per year
  2. Literacy Teacher - $46,290 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Minnesota 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 Minnesota
  • Bachelor's Degree in English in Minnesota
  • Master's Degree in English in Minnesota
  • Doctoral Degree in English in Minnesota
  • Certificate in English in Minnesota

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Writers and Authors 1,460 $56,800 -26.3%
2
Technical Writers 950 $62,960 -6.9%
3
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 910 $46,290 2.2%
 

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