Technical Writing in Missouri

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad_cliff_notes Ad_open_courseware Never-leave-home

There are schools offering technical writing courses in Missouri!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Technical Writing Programs in Missouri


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Missouri receive technical writing degrees every year. That means an estimated 26 technical writers graduate from Missouri's 5 technical writing schools each year.

Top Schools

Missouri State University, which is located in Springfield, is the top-ranked school in Missouri that has a technical writing program. It received a ranking of 65th in the country in 2010. 20 students graduated with a degree in technical writing from Missouri State University in 2010. Students at Missouri State University paid $6,276 per year in tuition fees.

Missouri University of Science and Technology, which is located in Rolla, is the second-ranked school in Missouri that has a technical writing program. It received a ranking of 67th in the country in 2010. 5 students graduated with degree in technical writing from Missouri University of Science and Technology in 2010. Missouri University of Science and Technology charged in-state students $8,528 in tuition fees per year.

Saint Louis Community College-Meramec, which was ranked 67th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Missouri that has a technical writing program. It is located in Saint Louis. Saint Louis Community College-Meramec charged in-state students $2,490 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Technical writing schools in Missouri, charge students an average tuition of $4,455 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $8,528 per year, or as little as $2,490 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Missouri technical writing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Missouri University of Science and Technology - located in Rolla, students are charged $8,528 per year
  2. Missouri State University - located in Springfield, students are charged $6,276 per year
  3. Saint Louis Community College-Meramec - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Missouri technical writing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Saint Louis Community College-Meramec - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year
  2. Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year
  3. Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year

A technical writing degree from a Missouri school... what next?

The highest percentage of technical writing graduates in Missouri pursue careers as a technical writer. Missouri had 960 technical writers in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Missouri technical writers:

  1. Bond County - 610 technical writers
  2. Franklin County - 390 technical writers
  3. Christian County - 70 technical writers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 710 technical writers will be working in Missouri state. This would require the number of technical writers to grow by 5%.

Salary

On average, a technical writer earns a salary of $55,800 per year in Missouri state. However, Missouri technical writers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $28,060 per year to more than $59,580 per year in 2010. On average a technical writer earns the most in the following Missouri counties:

  1. Bond County - $58,040 per year
  2. Franklin County - $54,410 per year
  3. Christian County - $41,770 per year

The Missouri counties with the lowest average salary for technical writers are:

  1. Christian County - $41,770 per year
  2. Franklin County - $54,410 per year
  3. Bond County - $58,040 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Missouri statistics regarding a career in technical writing. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as business administration or writing.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Technical Writing in Missouri
  • Master's Degree in Technical Writing in Missouri
  • Certificate in Technical Writing in Missouri

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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

View Online Schools
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,405 miles from location Missouri State University Springfield MO 35.1751 57% 20,371
6,248 miles from location Saint Louis Community College-Meramec Saint Louis MO 10.531 n/a 11,186
6,240 miles from location Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis MO 9.06966 n/a 8,207
6,240 miles from location Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley Saint Louis MO 8.67516 n/a 7,210
6,322 miles from location Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla MO 32.7752 46% 6,814
 

Curious what studying Technical Writing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Technical Writers + 960 $55,800
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are technical writing related jobs in Missouri