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Schools Offering English Programs in New York


Approximately 1.2% of graduates in of New York receive English degrees every year. That means an estimated 6,675 english professionals graduate from New York's 109 English schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New York that has a English program is Columbia University in the City of New York. Columbia University in the City of New York, which was ranked 3rd in the country in 2010, is located in New York. 294 students graduated with a degree in English from Columbia University in the City of New York in 2010. The tuition rate at Columbia University in the City of New York was $43,304 per year.

The second-ranked school in New York with a English program is New York University, which is located in New York. In 2010, it was ranked 9th nationwide. In 2010, New York University graduated 261 students from its English program. New York University charged in-state students $40,082 in tuition fees per year.

Vassar College, which was ranked 9th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in New York that has a English program. It is located in Poughkeepsie. 59 students graduated with degree in English from Vassar College in 2010. The tuition rate at Vassar College was $43,190 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a New York English school, average tuition will be $20,773 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,468 per year to $43,564 per year. In 2010, the following New York English schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Sarah Lawrence College - located in Bronxville, students are charged $43,564 per year
  2. Columbia University in the City of New York - located in New York, students are charged $43,304 per year
  3. Vassar College - located in Poughkeepsie, students are charged $43,190 per year

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

  1. CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College - located in New York, students are charged $3,468 per year
  2. CUNY LaGuardia Community College - located in Long Island City, students are charged $3,492 per year
  3. CUNY Kingsborough Community College - located in Brooklyn, students are charged $3,500 per year

An English degree from a New York school... what next?

The New York counties with the largest populations of english professional are:

  1. Bergen County - 10,120 english professionals
  2. Nassau County - 2,200 english professionals
  3. Livingston County - 610 english professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of english professionals in New York will grow by 7%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 29,680 english professionals working in New York. The greatest growth for english professional is predicted to be amongst Creative Writers, who are expected to increase by 9% by 2018.

Salary

On average, english professionals earn $72,127 per year. However, New York english professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $19,090 per year to more than $156,350 per year in 2010. English professionals in the following New York counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Bergen County - $76,007 per year
  2. Cayuga County - $72,435 per year
  3. Nassau County - $66,003 per year

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

  1. Allegany County - $41,080 per year
  2. Erie County - $49,170 per year
  3. Hamilton County - $51,980 per year

On average, the highest paid english professionals in New York were:

  1. Creative Writer - $88,630 per year
  2. Technical Writer - $67,720 per year
  3. Literacy Teacher - $60,030 per year

On average, the lowest paid english professionals in New York were:

  1. Technical Writer - $67,720 per year
  2. Literacy Teacher - $60,030 per year

More Information

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

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Writers and Authors 6,840 $88,630 68.1%
2
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 5,640 $60,030 30.6%
3
Technical Writers 1,870 $67,720 -24.6%
 

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