Charlotte, NC (population: 723,514) has one business writing school within its city limits. Queens University of Charlotte has a total student population of 2,568. It is the 407th highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about business writing programs in Charlotte, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business writing professors at Queens University of Charlotte such as Harry Bowen, James Foster, Michele Henderson, Richard Piazza, and Don Wallace.
Business Writing students from Charlotte 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 Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord-SC area alone, there are 1,240 employed public relations specialists earning an average salary of $51,870. Writers and authors in this area earn $48,260/yr and there are 170 employed.
Charlotte lies in Mecklenburg county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord-SC area has 837,820 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $21.10/hr average worker wage, and a $43,890 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.199 out of every 1000 jobs in Charlotte are held by writers and authors, and 1.479/1000 are held by public relations specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Queens University of Charlotte ends up costing a student $18,275/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Charlotte|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||21.3 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||70.4 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||71.3 miles|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||88.7 miles|