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Writing Studies at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus

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Writing Studies at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus

Every writing studies school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the writing program at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus stacks up to those at other schools.

UW Tacoma is located in Tacoma, Washington and has a total student population of 5,329. In 2019, 30 writing majors received their bachelor's degree from UW Tacoma.

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.

UW Tacoma Writing Studies Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Writing

UW Tacoma Writing Studies Rankings

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

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The writing major at UW Tacoma 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 53
Most Popular Writing Studies Schools 99

How Much Do Writing Graduates from UW Tacoma Make?

The median salary of writing students who receive their bachelor's degree at UW Tacoma is $25,500. 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 UW Tacoma

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

UW Tacoma Writing Studies Bachelor’s Program

73% Women
30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 30 writing majors earned their bachelor's degree from UW Tacoma. Of these graduates, 27% were men and 73% were women.

UW Tacoma Gender Breakdown of Writing Studies Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 67% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in writing at UW Tacoma are white. This is typical for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 1% more racial-ethnic minorities in its writing bachelor's program than the national average.*

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Writing Studies Majors at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 4
White 20
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 4

UW Tacoma 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 WA, the home state for University of Washington - Tacoma Campus.

Occupation Jobs in WA Average Salary in WA
Editors 1,830 $67,560
English Language and Literature Professors 1,450 $61,580
Writers and Authors 1,400 $65,200
Technical Writers 1,180 $86,470
Professors 1,060 $74,330


*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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