Louisiana contains seven schools that offer business writing programs. Louisiana College, the highest-ranking business writing school in LA, has a total student population of 1,461 and is the 455th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 business writing schools in Louisiana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Loyola University New Orleans comes out as the most expensive ($14,896/yr), with University of Louisiana at Lafayette as the lowest recorded at only $5,042/yr.
Business Writing students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 1,750 employed public relations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $47,500. Writers and authors in this state earn $40,620/yr and there are 380 employed.
Also, within the business writing schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from business writing, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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