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Technical Writing Schools in Illinois

There are two Illinois schools offering technical writing programs. In 2010, nine students graduated with degrees from Illinois technical writing schools. Three of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and three students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, eight students graduate from programs in Illinois in technical writing each year. Of those, one student graduated with technical writing certificates, one with an associate's level degree, three with a bachelor's level degree, three with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Two technical writing schools are in Illinois. And out of these, one school is public, while one school is private. Private technical writing school tuition is $32,442.

Average tuition for programs in technical writing is $32,442.

Schools in Illinois offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing technical writing.

Technical Writing Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, eight students graduate from programs in Illinois in technical writing each year. Of those, one student graduated with technical writing certificates, one with an associate's level degree, three with a bachelor's level degree, three with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Technical Writing Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 5
  • Certificate 2007: 1
  • Certificate 2008: 5
  • Certificate 2009: 4
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Associate 2006: 6
  • Associate 2007: 6
  • Associate 2008: 2
  • Associate 2009: 1
  • Associate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 0
  • Bachelor 2009: 0
  • Bachelor 2010: 3
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 0
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 3
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 0
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Technical Writing Program Availability in Illinois

Schools in this midwestern state offer a total of five technical writing programs. Of these programs, close to 20% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Technical Writing Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 1
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32170
  • 25th Percentile: 43150
  • Median: 56910
  • 75th Percentile: 72190
  • 90th Percentile: 93380

Career Trends

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60380
  • Median Salary 2007: 65840
  • Median Salary 2008: 60750
  • Median Salary 2009: 59930
  • Median Salary 2010: 56910
  • Total Employed 2006: 1310
  • Total Employed 2007: 1470
  • Total Employed 2008: 1540
  • Total Employed 2009: 1350
  • Total Employed 2010: 1020

Illinois vs National Technical Writing Employment

Illinois vs National Technical Writing Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 2.319% (1020)

Technical Writing Schools in Illinois

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1. Dominican University

7900 W Division St
River Forest, IL 60305
(708) 366-2490

Dominican University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1901. It is in the suburbs of River Forest, Illinois. DU offers students five certificates, 56 degrees at the bachelors level, 14 degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree. 3,748 students pursued degrees from the 65 programs at Dominican in 2010. This school offers subjects including writing and fashion design. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

2. The College of Lake County

19351 W Washington St.
Grayslake, IL 60030-1198
(847) 543-2000

The College of Lake County is located in the suburbs of Grayslake, Illinois. It offers two technical writing programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in technical writing by this community college and one associate's level technical writing degree. Overall, 18,091 students pursue degrees in 103 College of Lake County programs. It is the largest institution in the state of Illinois offering technical writing in terms of programs.

3. The Illinois Institute of Technology

3300 S Federal St
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 567-3000

The Illinois Institute of Technology offers three programs in technical writing. Of those, IIT offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in technical writing, one degree at the master's level in technical writing, and one doctorate level degree in technical writing. This research university, which is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Chicago, IL. This university is a 4-year research institution. IIT ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Illinois.