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Writing Studies at Susquehanna University

If you are interested in studying writing studies, you may want to check out the program at Susquehanna University. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

Susquehanna is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania and approximately 2,315 students attend the school each year. In 2019, 39 writing majors received their bachelor's degree from Susquehanna.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Writing Studies section at the bottom of this page.

Susquehanna Writing Studies Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Writing

Susquehanna Writing Studies Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the writing progam at Susquehanna compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The writing major at Susquehanna is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Writing Studies. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Writing Studies Bachelor’s Degree Schools 38
Most Popular Writing Studies Schools 69
Best Writing Studies Bachelor’s Degree Schools 78
Best Writing Studies Schools 127
Best Value Writing Studies Schools 256

How Much Do Writing Graduates from Susquehanna Make?

The median salary of writing students who receive their bachelor's degree at Susquehanna is $19,700. This is less than $27,350, which is the national average of all writing majors in the nation who earn bachelor's degrees.


Writing Student Demographics at Susquehanna

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the writing majors at Susquehanna University.

Susquehanna Writing Studies Bachelor’s Program

77% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
The writing program at Susquehanna awarded 39 bachelor's degrees in 2018-2019. About 23% of these degrees went to men with the other 77% going to women.

Susquehanna Gender Breakdown of Writing Studies Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 82% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in writing at Susquehanna are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Susquehanna University with a bachelor's in writing.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Writing Studies Majors at Susquehanna University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 4
White 32
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Susquehanna also has a doctoral program available in writing. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Writing Grads May Go Into

A degree in writing can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Susquehanna University.

Occupation Jobs in PA Average Salary in PA
English Language and Literature Professors 3,860 $75,970
Editors 3,020 $62,870
Technical Writers 1,810 $70,060
Writers and Authors 1,400 $60,140


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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