Phoenix, AZ (population: 1,635,783) has one business writing school within its city limits. Phoenix College has a total student population of 12,164. It is the 5232nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 80th highest in the state of Arizona (#1 is Northern Arizona University). To learn more about business writing programs in Phoenix, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business writing professors at Phoenix College such as Marilyn Anderson, D Carnahan, Cindy Cloud, Beverly Jenkins, Donna Paget, and Nick Rouse.
Business Writing students from Phoenix 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 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area alone, there are 2,170 employed public relations specialists earning an average salary of $53,840. Writers and authors in this area earn $71,090/yr and there are 270 employed.
Phoenix lies in Maricopa county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area has 1,763,410 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Phoenix are held by writers and authors, and 1/1000 are held by public relations specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Phoenix College ends up costing a student $8,058/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Phoenix|
|Casa Grande||AZ||47,388||1||16.7022||3||48.8 miles|
|Prescott Valley||AZ||41,046||1||8.12951||6||75.4 miles|