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Writing Studies Schools in Missouri

275 Writing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Writing Studies major is the 80th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Writing Studies Majors in Missouri

Writing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 150
Bachelor’s Degree 105
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 11
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9

Gender Distribution

In Missouri, a writing major is more popular with women than with men.

Writing Studies Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of writing majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.4%
  • Black or African American: 6.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.0%
  • White: 74.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 9.8%
Writing Studies Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Writing Studies Grads in Missouri

There are 3,760 people in the state and 443,420 people in the nation working in writing jobs.

Writing Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Writing Studies Jobs in Missouri

In this state, writing grads earn an average of $57,420. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,500.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 21 colleges in Missouri that offer writing degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

Lindenwood University

Saint Charles
97 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,468 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.60%. An average student at Lindenwood University will pay a net price of $18,264. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,697 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid. 68% of the teachers are full time.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
15,852 Total Students

68% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $56,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 52% of students get financical aid.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
5,853 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The student loan default rate is 3.70% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $12,119.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
8,601 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,205. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 77%.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
16,441 Total Students

55% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,880.

#6

Drury University

Springfield
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,730 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.13 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. In their early career, Drury University grads earn an average salary of $27,700.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
5,669 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,600 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,607. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
672 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $30,887.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
6,857 Total Students

81% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,207.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded

This private school has an average net price of $14,368. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Writing Studies Careers in MO

Some of the careers writing majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Technical Writers 19% $56,250
English Language and Literature Professors 18% $63,160
Writers and Authors 8% $55,250
Editors -4% $47,460

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to writing.

Major Annual Graduates in MO
General English Literature 609
Other English Literature 15
Literature 7

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