Re: Why so few medical techwriters

Subject: Re: Why so few medical techwriters
From: eric -dot- dunn -at- ca -dot- transport -dot- bombardier -dot- com
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2004 13:37:18 -0400

bounce-techwr-l-106467 -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com wrote on 08/24/2004 12:39:05 PM:

> Shannon is getting a BS degree in science with a minor
> in writing. She's graduating this December. As for a
> Master's in writing, my point is that it would be
> great for a tech writer, but I can't speak to the
> issue of medical writer.

Does anyone have numbers to back up the above assertion? Will a Master's
in writing gain any significant advantage in obtaining employment or any
significant increase in base salary or starting position?

Eric L. Dunn
Senior Technical Writer


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