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Writing Schools in Albany, New York

There are three schools conveniently located near Albany, NY offering writing programs. 317 students graduated from programs at Albany writing schools in 2010. 287 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 30 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

160 students graduate from programs in this city in writing, on average, per year. This accounts for 22% of writing students who schools in the state of New York graduate. Specifically, 287 students graduated with a bachelor's level writing degree and 30 with a degree at the master's level.

Three writing schools are located in Albany. Out of these, while one school is public, two schools are private. Tuition at a private writing school varies from $19,655 to $41,982, while public writing school tuitions are $6,830.

Average tuition for programs in writing is $22,248. While the highest tuition for writing programs, which is $41,982 every year, is at Bard College at Simon's Rock, the lowest tuition in Albany, which is $6,830 per year, is at SUNY at Albany.

Albany writing schools offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees.

Writing Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Albany, New York

160 students graduate from programs in this city in writing, on average, per year. This accounts for 22% of writing students who schools in the state of New York graduate. Specifically, 287 students graduated with a bachelor's level writing degree and 30 with a degree at the master's level.

Writing Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Albany, New York

  • Bachelor 2006: 1
  • Bachelor 2007: 2
  • Bachelor 2008: 3
  • Bachelor 2009: 4
  • Bachelor 2010: 287
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 0
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 30

Writing Program Availability in Albany, New York

Albany schools offer a total of four writing programs. Of these programs, around 75% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Writing Program Availability in Albany, New York

  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 1

Career Trends

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

Technical Writers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41930
  • 25th Percentile: 48860
  • Median: 60280
  • 75th Percentile: 72260
  • 90th Percentile: 85340

Copy Writers — Salary by Percentile

Copy Writers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33880
  • 25th Percentile: 41450
  • Median: 57490
  • 75th Percentile: 71380
  • 90th Percentile: 94050

Career Trends

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

Technical Writers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50040
  • Median Salary 2007: 53370
  • Median Salary 2008: 54670
  • Median Salary 2009: 58750
  • Median Salary 2010: 60280
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Copy Writers — Employment Trend

Copy Writers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46170
  • Median Salary 2007: 52520
  • Median Salary 2008: 55620
  • Median Salary 2009: 58040
  • Median Salary 2010: 57490
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Albany vs New York Writing Employment

Albany vs New York Writing Employment

  • Employed in Albany: 2.526% (220)

Writing Schools in Albany, New York

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1. SUNY at Albany

1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
(518) 442-3300

SUNY at Albany offers two writing programs. Of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in writing and one writing degree at the master's level. This university is near the center of Albany. University at Albany is the only public post-secondary institution in Albany.