Milwaukee, WI (population: 606,508) has two business writing schools within its city limits. Cardinal Stritch University, the highest ranked school in the city with a business writing program, has a total student population of 6,276. It is the 2813th highest ranked school in the USA and the 44th highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison). To learn more about business writing programs in Milwaukee, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business writing professors at Cardinal Stritch University such as Robert Barnstable, Richard Bruce, John Gunyon, Janet Hintz, Vicki Kachache, and David Lepak.
Business Writing students from Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area alone, there are 1,530 employed public relations specialists earning an average salary of $52,680. Writers and authors in this area earn $50,590/yr and there are 400 employed.
Milwaukee lies in Milwaukee county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area has 817,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $21.19/hr average worker wage, and a $44,080 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.491 out of every 1000 jobs in Milwaukee are held by writers and authors, and 1.874/1000 are held by public relations specialists.
Of the 2 business writing schools in Milwaukee, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cardinal Stritch University comes out as the most expensive ($20,556/yr) for business writing students, with Mount Mary College as the lowest, reported at only $14,942/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Milwaukee|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||4.6 miles|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||54.7 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||60.3 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||67.1 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||68.4 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||68.5 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||69.7 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||71.3 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||73.9 miles|