Dearborn Heights, MI (population: 49,619) has thirty-three early childhood education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Oberlin College, the highest ranked school in this group with an early childhood education program, has a total student population of 2,939. It is the 68th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus). To learn more about early childhood education programs in Dearborn Heights, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of early childhood education professors at Oberlin College such as Peggy Bennet.
Early Childhood Education students from Dearborn Heights 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.
Dearborn Heights 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.
Of the 33 early childhood education schools with a 100-mile radius of Dearborn Heights, only 16 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oberlin College comes out as the most expensive ($30,433/yr) for early childhood education students, with Lorain County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $2,528/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dearborn Heights|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||12.4 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||13.7 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||13.9 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||17.3 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||17.5 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||21.2 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||22.3 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||23.8 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||24.2 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||24.8 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||25.2 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||61.8 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||66.2 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||67.9 miles|