Alma, MI has two adult education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Central Michigan University, the highest ranked school in this group with an adult education program, has a total student population of 27,247. It is the 239th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about adult education programs in Alma, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of adult education professors at Central Michigan University such as Fawui Adewui, Sherry Anderson, Mary Lou Aylor, Deborah Bailey, Norma Bailey, and Tim Brannan.
Adult Education students from Alma schools who go on to become adult education teachers, economics professors, teachers, educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Education administrators make on average $95,340 per year and there are about 105,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 460 employed education administrators earning an average salary of $95,660. Education teachers in this area earn $67,870/yr and there are 50 employed.
Alma lies in Gratiot county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area has 278,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $17.81/hr average worker wage, and a $37,040 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.173 out of every 1000 jobs in Alma are held by education teachers, and 1.636/1000 are held by education administrators.
Of the 2 adult education schools with a 100-mile radius of Alma, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Metro Detroit Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,398/yr) for adult education students, with Central Michigan University as the lowest, reported at only $14,183/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Alma|
|University Center||MI||-||2||19.8891||261||36.2 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||45.1 miles|
|Grand Rapids||MI||193,337||12||26.8368||469||58.2 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||80.0 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||81.4 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||85.6 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||86.5 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||89.3 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||89.4 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||89.5 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||90.3 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||97.2 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||99.3 miles|