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Writing Schools in Salem, Massachusetts

There are 12 schools located by Salem, MA offering writing programs. 357 students graduated with degrees from Salem writing schools in 2010. 259 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 96 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 334 students graduate from programs in Salem in writing per year. This accounts for close to 94% of students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate from writing programs. Of those, two students graduated with certificates in writing, 259 with a bachelor's level degree, and 96 with a degree at the master's level.

12 writing schools are located in Salem. Out of these, while five schools are public, seven schools are private. Tuition at a private writing school varies from $18,526 to $40,289, while public writing school tuition varies from $7,053 to $13,672.

Average tuition for writing programs is $18,477. While the highest tuition for writing programs, which is $40,289 each year, is at Brandeis University, the lowest tuition in Salem, which is $7,053 every year, is at Fitchburg State University.

Salem writing schools offer certificates, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Writing Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Salem, Massachusetts

On average, 334 students graduate from programs in Salem in writing per year. This accounts for close to 94% of students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate from writing programs. Of those, two students graduated with certificates in writing, 259 with a bachelor's level degree, and 96 with a degree at the master's level.

Writing Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Salem, Massachusetts

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Bachelor 2006: 175
  • Bachelor 2007: 214
  • Bachelor 2008: 236
  • Bachelor 2009: 260
  • Bachelor 2010: 259
  • Master 2006: 92
  • Master 2007: 78
  • Master 2008: 75
  • Master 2009: 95
  • Master 2010: 96

Writing Program Availability in Salem, Massachusetts

Schools in Salem offer a total of 22 writing programs. Of these programs, about 59.1% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level.

Writing Program Availability in Salem, Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 2
  • Bachelor: 13
  • Master: 7

Career Trends

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52870
  • 25th Percentile: 64860
  • Median: 81410
  • 75th Percentile: 100710
  • 90th Percentile: 118490

Copy Writers — Salary by Percentile

Copy Writers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34420
  • 25th Percentile: 45150
  • Median: 59170
  • 75th Percentile: 73590
  • 90th Percentile: 93300

Career Trends

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67390
  • Median Salary 2007: 71540
  • Median Salary 2008: 79100
  • Median Salary 2009: 80530
  • Median Salary 2010: 81410
  • Total Employed 2006: 1450
  • Total Employed 2007: 1460
  • Total Employed 2008: 1490
  • Total Employed 2009: 1550
  • Total Employed 2010: 1290

Copy Writers — Employment Trend

Copy Writers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50000
  • Median Salary 2007: 54440
  • Median Salary 2008: 58420
  • Median Salary 2009: 59460
  • Median Salary 2010: 59170
  • Total Employed 2006: 760
  • Total Employed 2007: 650
  • Total Employed 2008: 620
  • Total Employed 2009: 590
  • Total Employed 2010: 700

Salem vs Massachusetts Writing Employment

Salem vs Massachusetts Writing Employment

  • Employed in Salem: 66.779% (1990)

Writing Schools in Salem, Massachusetts

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1. Salem State University

352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 1970
(978) 542-6000

Salem State University, which is located just 19.7 miles from Waltham, is 1.2 miles from Salem, MA. Salem State offers three programs in writing. It offers students three writing degrees at the bachelor's level. It is the largest institution offering writing programs in Salem.