Ann Arbor, MI (population: 113,880) has one early childhood education school within its city limits. Washtenaw Community College has a total student population of 14,202. It is the 5289th highest ranked school in the USA and the 124th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College).
Early Childhood Education students from Ann Arbor schools who go on to become early childhood educators, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, early childhood teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,140 people working as education administrators, preschool and child care center/program alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,170. Also, Elementary school teachers make on average $53,150 per year and there are about 1,544,300 of them employed in the US today.
Ann Arbor lies in Washtenaw county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Ann Arbor area has 190,260 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $23.53/hr average worker wage, and a $48,930 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Washtenaw Community College ends up costing a student $6,422/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ann Arbor|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||23.0 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||23.8 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||26.9 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||31.3 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||33.6 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||35.0 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||37.9 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||39.7 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||41.3 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||42.4 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||45.3 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||46.5 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||49.7 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||76.8 miles|