Most authors have a bachelor's degree. The most common area of study is English Literature (British And Commonwealth).

What degrees do authors have?

The most common degree held by authors is English Literature (British And Commonwealth), held by 16% of authors.

Get a detailed breakdown of authors and the different types of degrees they hold:

Degrees that authors hold

Degrees % of authors
English Literature (British And Commonwealth) 16%

What level of education do authors have?

Most authors have the same level of education. 72% of authors have a bachelor's degree, with the second most common being a certificate or associate degree at 26%.

Level of education that authors have

Education % of authors
No education 0%
High school diploma 0%
Certificate or associate degree 26%
Bachelor's degree 72%
Master's degree 2%
Doctorate 0%