Flint, MI (population: 109,751) has two allied health schools within its city limits. University of Michigan-Flint, the highest ranked school in the city with an allied health program, has a total student population of 7,773. It is the 464th highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College).
Allied Health students from Flint schools who go on to become allied health professionals, physicians, nurses, forensic nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists make on average $72,310 per year and there are about 98,330 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Flint area alone, there are 70 employed clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earning an average salary of $87,420. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $85,400/yr and there are 330 employed.
Flint lies in Genesee county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Flint area has 133,850 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.7% unemployment rate, $19.29/hr average worker wage, and a $40,130 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.489 out of every 1000 jobs in Flint are held by medical and health services managers, and 0.526/1000 are held by clinical, counseling, and school psychologists.
Of the 2 allied health schools in Flint, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baker College of Flint comes out as the most expensive ($12,261/yr) for allied health students, with University of Michigan-Flint as the lowest, reported at only $10,058/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Flint|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||32.6 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||34.9 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||36.2 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||37.2 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||39.9 miles|
|University Center||MI||-||2||19.8891||261||40.0 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||44.5 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||44.7 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||45.3 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||47.4 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||49.3 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||51.2 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||52.3 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||54.7 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||64.1 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||71.5 miles|