Escanaba, MI has one curriculum school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Northern Michigan University has a total student population of 9,428. It is the 2122nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 42nd highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College).
Curriculum students from Escanaba 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 Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 110 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $74,410. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $42,050/yr and there are 220 employed.
Escanaba lies in Delta county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area has 116,400 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $17.04/hr average worker wage, and a $35,430 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.850 out of every 1000 jobs in Escanaba are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.929/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northern Michigan University ends up costing a student $10,721/yr.