Maine contains three schools that offer business writing programs. Colby College, the highest-ranking business writing school in ME, has a total student population of 1,838 and is the 73rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 business writing schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Colby College comes out as the most expensive ($22,745/yr), with University of Maine at Farmington as the lowest recorded at only $13,503/yr.
Business Writing students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 1,030 employed public relations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $50,150. Writers and authors in this state earn $51,610/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the business writing schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from business writing, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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