North Dakota contains four schools that offer business writing programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking business writing school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 business writing schools in North Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with Dickinson State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,737/yr.
Business Writing students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 440 employed public relations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $46,130. Writers and authors in this state earn $32,560/yr and there are 70 employed.
Also, within the business writing schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from business writing, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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