Michigan contains eight schools that offer distance education programs. Madonna University, the highest-ranking distance education school in MI, has a total student population of 4,211 and is the 365th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 distance education schools in Michigan, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lawrence Technological University comes out as the most expensive ($23,234/yr), with Bay Mills Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,955/yr.
Distance Education students from Michigan schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, 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, 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 Michigan alone, there are 1,590 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $70,010. Education teachers in this state earn $58,540/yr and there are 1,710 employed.
Also, within the distance education schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from distance education, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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