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This educational program focuses on writing for applied and liberal arts purposes. This program typically includes in depth instruction in writing and document design in multiple modes, genres, and media; writing technologies; editing and publishing; evaluation, research, and use of information; theories and processes of composing; communication across contexts, audiences, and cultures; rhetorical traditions, theories, and analysis; and practical applications for professional, organizational, technical, academic, and public settings.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Writing.

Allen County Community College

1801 N Cottonwood, Iola, KS 66749

Phone Number:620.365.5116
Website:www.allencc.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,126 (5,126 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1

Augustana College

639 38th St, Rock Island, IL 61201-2296

Phone Number:(309) 794-7000
Website:www.augustana.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,585 (2,585 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Austin Community College District

5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752

Phone Number:(512) 223-7000
Website:www.austincc.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:64,276 (64,276 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:36 to 1

Bethel University

3900 Bethel Dr, Saint Paul, MN 55112-6902

Phone Number:(651) 638-6400
Website:www.bethel.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,899 (3,819 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Briar Cliff University

3303 Rebecca St, Sioux City, IA 51104

Phone Number:(712) 279-5321
Website:www.briarcliff.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,361 (1,262 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Admissions:http://www.briarcliff.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:http://www.briarcliff.edu/admissions/costs-financial-aid/
Online Application:http://www.briarcliff.edu/admissions/apply-now/

California State University-San Bernardino

5500 University Pky, San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397

Phone Number:(909) 537-5000
Website:www.csusb.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:20,944 (16,470 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Admissions:admissions.csusb.edu/
Financial Aid:finaid.csusb.edu/
Online Application:www.csumentor.edu/

Cardinal Stritch University

6801 N Yates Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53217-3985

Phone Number:(414) 410-4000
Website:www.stritch.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:11,693 (4,444 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Admissions:www.stritch.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.stritch.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:http://www.stritch.edu/apply/

Carroll College

1601 N Benton Ave, Helena, MT 59625-0002

Phone Number:(406) 447-4300
Website:www.carroll.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,515 (1,515 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:www.carroll.edu/prostudents/
Financial Aid:www.carroll.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.carroll.edu/prostudents/app/

Carroll University

100 N East Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186

Phone Number:(262) 547-1211
Website:www.carrollu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,985 (3,362 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:35 to 1
Admissions:www.carrollu.edu/prospective/default.asp

Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI 48859

Phone Number:(989) 774-4000
Website:www.cmich.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:31,910 (22,414 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1

Concordia College at Moorhead

901 S 8th St, Moorhead, MN 56562

Phone Number:(218) 299-4100
Website:www.cord.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,924 (2,901 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Concordia College at Moorhead

901 S 8th St, Moorhead, MN 56562

Phone Number:(218) 299-4100
Website:www.cord.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,924 (2,901 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Denison University

100 West College Rd, Granville, OH 43023-0713

Phone Number:(740) 587-0810
Website:www.denison.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,260 (2,260 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Admissions:www.denison.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.denison.edu/admissions/financial_aid.html
Online Application:www.denison.edu/admissions/apply.html

DePauw University

313 S Locust St, Greencastle, IN 46135-1772

Phone Number:(765) 658-4800
Website:www.depauw.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,328 (2,328 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1

Drake University

2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311-4505

Phone Number:(515) 271-2011
Website:www.drake.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:15,349 (4,279 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:37 to 1
Admissions:www.drake.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www.drake.edu/advantage/costs-finaid/scholar-fi…
Online Application:www.drake.edu/advantage/applying/index.php

Drury University

900 N.Benton, Springfield, MO 65802-3791

Phone Number:(417) 873-7879
Website:www.drury.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:6,936 (6,255 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone Number:(734) 487-1849
Website:www.emich.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:27,032 (20,345 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1

Eastern Washington University

526 5th Street, Cheney, WA 99004-2496

Phone Number:(509) 359-6200
Website:www.ewu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:14,627 (12,981 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1

El Paso Community College

919 Hunter Drive, El Paso, TX 79915-1908

Phone Number:(915) 831-2000
Website:www.epcc.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:35,560 (35,560 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:27 to 1

Eureka College

300 E. College Ave., Eureka, IL 61530

Phone Number:(309) 467-3721
Website:www.eureka.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:847 (847 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:http://www.eureka.edu/admissions/eureka-admissions/
Financial Aid:http://www.eureka.edu/admissions/financial-aid/
Online Application:www.whatsnextillinois.org/Applications/Eureka_C…

Ferris State University

1201 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-2251

Phone Number:(231) 591-2000
Website:www.ferris.edu/
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:15,687 (13,981 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Admissions:www.ferris.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.ferris.edu/admissions/financialaid/
Online Application:www.ferris.edu/admissions/application/homepage.htm

George Mason University

4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444

Phone Number:(703) 993-1000
Website:www.gmu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:38,257 (22,471 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

Grand Valley State University

1 Campus Dr, Allendale, MI 49401-9403

Phone Number:(616) 331-2020
Website:www.gvsu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:28,436 (22,570 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Admissions:www.gvsu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.gvsu.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:secure.gvsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate/apply-…

Heidelberg University

310 E Market St, Tiffin, OH 44883-2462

Phone Number:(419) 448-2000
Website:www.heidelberg.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,810 (1,431 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.heidelberg.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:http://www.heidelberg.edu/offices/financialaid
Online Application:www.heidelberg.edu/admissions/applynow

Illinois State University

North and School Streets, Normal, IL 61790-1000

Phone Number:(309) 438-2111
Website:www.ilstu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:23,450 (19,510 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1

Jamestown College

608 6th St NE, Jamestown, ND 58405

Phone Number:(701) 252-3467
Website:www.jc.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,101 (1,101 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

La Sierra University

4500 Riverwalk Parkway, Riverside, CA 92515-8247

Phone Number:(951) 785-2000
Website:www.lasierra.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,560 (1,736 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:27 to 1

Lee University

1120 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37311

Phone Number:(423) 614-8000
Website:www.leeuniversity.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,540 (4,077 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:prospects.leeuniversity.edu
Financial Aid:www.leeuniversity.edu/financial-aid
Online Application:prospects.leeuniversity.edu

Marquette University

615 N 11th St, Milwaukee, WI 53233

Phone Number:(414) 288-7710
Website:www.marquette.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:12,406 (8,411 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Admissions:www.marquette.edu/student/
Financial Aid:www.marquette.edu/about/fin_aid.shtml
Online Application:www.marquette.edu/student/ugrad/applytoday.shtml

National-Louis University

122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603

Phone Number:(800) 443-5522
Website:www.nl.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:11,802 (2,454 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Admissions:www.nl.edu/oar/
Financial Aid:www.nl.edu/studentservices/finaid/
Online Application:www.nl.edu/Enroll/applyinfo.cfm

Northwestern University

633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208

Phone Number:(847) 491-3741
Website:www.northwestern.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:21,412 (9,769 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Oakland University

Rochester Hills, MI 48309-4401

Phone Number:(248) 370-2100
Website:www.oakland.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:22,355 (17,448 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.oakland.edu/futurestudents
Financial Aid:www.oakland.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:www.oakland.edu/apply/

Point Loma Nazarene University

3900 Lomaland Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-2899

Phone Number:(619) 849-2200
Website:www.pointloma.edu/home.htm
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,076 (2,466 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, CA 92182

Phone Number:(619) 594-5200
Website:www.sdsu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:37,781 (30,386 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Phone Number:(412) 624-4141
Website:www.pitt.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:33,373 (21,693 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Admissions:www.oafa.pitt.edu
Financial Aid:www.oafa.pitt.edu/fahome.aspx
Online Application:www.oafa.pitt.edu/applying.aspx

University of the District of Columbia

4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

Phone Number:(202) 274-5012
Website:www.udc.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:9,957 (9,544 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1

Wartburg College

100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, IA 50677-0903

Phone Number:(319) 352-8200
Website:www.wartburg.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,859 (1,859 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:wartburg.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:wartburg.edu/finaid
Online Application:my.wartburg.edu/ics/Admissions

Washington University in St Louis

One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4899

Phone Number:(314) 935-5000
Website:www.wustl.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:13,937 (7,835 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Western Connecticut State University

181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810-6826

Phone Number:(203) 837-8200
Website:www.wcsu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:7,669 (6,736 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.wcsu.edu/admissions/ugrad.asp
Financial Aid:www.wcsu.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.wcsu.edu/admissions/application/

Western Michigan University

1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5167

Phone Number:(269) 387-3530
Website:www.wmich.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:28,448 (21,611 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

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