Honolulu, HI (population: 375,134) has one business writing school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Brigham Young University-Hawaii has a total student population of 2,586. It is the 2966th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Hawaii (#1 is University of Hawaii at Manoa). To learn more about business writing programs in Honolulu, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business writing professors at Brigham Young University such as Greig Allen, Sanoma Goodwill, Helena Hannonen, Claton Hubner, Rex Madsen, and William Neal.
Business Writing students from Honolulu 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 Honolulu area alone, there are 1,100 employed public relations specialists earning an average salary of $55,950. Writers and authors in this area earn $56,260/yr and there are 130 employed.
Honolulu lies in Honolulu county, which is one of the 4 counties in Hawaii. Overall, the Honolulu area has 430,700 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,760 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Honolulu are held by writers and authors, and 3/1000 are held by public relations specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brigham Young University-Hawaii ends up costing a student $10,847/yr.