Georgia Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Writers in Georgia

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Fast Facts for Writers in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Atlanta
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Augusta
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Atlanta

Salaries for Writers in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Atlanta

Schools for Writers in Georgia are listed below.

Selected Writing Schools in Georgia

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More Georgia Writing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Agnes Scott College Decatur Masters 892
Albany State University Albany Masters 4,033
Andrew College Cuthbert Associate 271
Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah Masters 6,848
Atlanta Christian College East Point Bachelor 395
Augusta State University Augusta Masters 6,588
Berry College Mount Berry Masters 1,858
Brenau University Gainesville Masters 2,577
Brewton-Parker College Mount Vernon Bachelor 1,034
Clark Atlanta University Atlanta Doctorate 4,271
Clayton State University Morrow Masters 6,043
Columbus State University Columbus Masters 7,593
Covenant College Lookout Mountain Masters 1,343
Emmanuel College Franklin Springs Franklin Springs Bachelor 658
Emory University Atlanta Doctorate & First Professional 12,570
Fort Valley State University Fort Valley Masters 2,562
Georgia College & State University Milledgeville Masters 6,249
Georgia Southern University Statesboro Doctorate 16,841
Georgia Southwestern State University Americus Masters 2,405
Georgia State University Atlanta Doctorate & First Professional 27,134
Kennesaw State University Kennesaw Masters 20,607
LaGrange College Lagrange Masters 1,091
Macon State College Macon Bachelor 6,464
Mercer University Macon Doctorate 7,308
Morehouse College Atlanta Bachelor 2,810
North Georgia College & State University Dahlonega Masters 5,227
Oglethorpe University Atlanta Masters 1,020
Paine College Augusta Bachelor 917
Piedmont College Demorest Masters 2,283
Reinhardt College Waleska Masters 1,028
Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah Masters 8,966
Savannah State University Savannah Masters 3,169
Southern Polytechnic State University Marietta Masters 4,460
Spelman College Atlanta Bachelor 2,343
Thomas University Thomasville Masters 725
Toccoa Falls College Toccoa Falls Bachelor 969
University of Georgia Athens Doctorate & First Professional 33,831
University of West Georgia Carrollton Doctorate 10,677
Valdosta State University Valdosta Doctorate 11,280
Wesleyan College Macon Masters 691

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Writers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Writers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Atlanta 490 $49440 0.62
Sandy Springs 490 $49440 0.62
Roswell 490 $49440 0.62
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