Kentucky Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Writers in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Writers in Kentucky

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

Salaries for Writers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Louisville

Schools for Writers in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Writing Schools in Kentucky

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Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Creative Writing for Entertainment, Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in English - Writing
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More Kentucky Writing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alice Lloyd College Pippa Passes Bachelor 621
Asbury College Wilmore Masters 1,396
Bellarmine University Louisville Doctorate 3,001
Berea College Berea Bachelor 1,582
Brescia University Owensboro Masters 573
Centre College Danville Bachelor 1,189
Eastern Kentucky University Richmond Doctorate 15,839
Georgetown College Georgetown Masters 1,903
Kentucky State University Frankfort Masters 2,696
Kentucky Wesleyan College Owensboro Bachelor 956
Lindsey Wilson College Columbia Masters 1,893
Mid-Continent University Mayfield Bachelor 1,540
Midway College Midway Masters 1,422
Morehead State University Morehead Masters 8,897
Murray State University Murray Masters 10,778
Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights Doctorate & First Professional 14,785
Pikeville College Pikeville Doctorate 1,100
Spalding University Louisville Doctorate 1,695
Transylvania University Lexington Bachelor 1,153
Union College Barbourville Barbourville Masters 1,368
University of Kentucky Lexington Doctorate & First Professional 25,856
University of Louisville Louisville Doctorate & First Professional 20,592
University of the Cumberlands Williamsburg Doctorate 2,245
Western Kentucky University Bowling Green Doctorate 19,258

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Writers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Kentucky. 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


Lexington 120 $52090 1.49
Fayette 120 $52090 1.49
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