Arkansas contains nine schools that offer business writing programs. Arkansas State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking business writing school in AR, has a total student population of 12,156 and is the 462nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 business writing schools in Arkansas, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Arkansas at Little Rock comes out as the most expensive ($13,005/yr), with Arkansas Tech University as the lowest recorded at only $7,149/yr.
Business Writing students from Arkansas schools who go on to become business writers, legal writing professors, copy editors, copywriters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 43,390 people working as writers and authors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,560. Also, Public relations specialists make on average $59,370 per year and there are about 242,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 1,260 employed public relations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $45,570. Writers and authors in this state earn $46,800/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the business writing schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from business writing, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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