Canton, MI (population: 94,521) has eight curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Michigan State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 47,071. It is the 45th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Curriculum students from Canton schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn Metropolitan area alone, there are 270 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $58,170. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $43,050/yr and there are 2,430 employed.
Canton lies in Wayne county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn Metropolitan area has 705,820 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $22.55/hr average worker wage, and a $46,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.442 out of every 1000 jobs in Canton are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.382/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 8 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Canton, only 6 have 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 curriculum students, with Wayne State University as the lowest, reported at only $10,147/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Canton|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||10.8 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||13.0 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||13.5 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||18.7 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||21.5 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||21.8 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||22.7 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||29.0 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||29.6 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||29.8 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||32.6 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||34.4 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||55.4 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||59.0 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||70.5 miles|