Michigan contains seventeen schools that offer education specialist programs. Grand Valley State University, the highest-ranking education specialist school in MI, has a total student population of 24,408 and is the 159th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 education specialist schools in Michigan, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cornerstone University comes out as the most expensive ($16,632/yr), with Gogebic Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,503/yr.
Education Specialist students from Michigan schools who go on to become education specialists, teachers, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 228,580 people working as special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,770. Also, Engineering teachers make on average $92,970 per year and there are about 34,270 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 1,600 employed engineering teachers earning an average yearly salary of $91,730. Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school in this state earn $56,830/yr and there are 6,270 employed.
Also, within the education specialist schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from education specialist, 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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