Dearborn, MI (population: 82,453) has nineteen ESL schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Michigan State University, the highest ranked school in this group with an ESL program, has a total student population of 47,071. It is the 45th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
ESL students from Dearborn schools who go on to become english as a second language instructors, ESL trainers, ESL teachers, ESL tutors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors make on average $50,390 per year and there are about 68,430 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn Metropolitan area alone, there are 900 employed adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors earning an average salary of $34,440. English language and literature teachers in this area earn $68,630/yr and there are 250 employed.
Dearborn 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. Thus, about 0.352 out of every 1000 jobs in Dearborn are held by english language and literature teachers, and 1.273/1000 are held by adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors.
Of the 19 ESL schools with a 100-mile radius of Dearborn, only 5 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 ESL students, with Marygrove College as the lowest, reported at only $9,595/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dearborn|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||3.4 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||13.3 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||14.2 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||15.2 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||18.9 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||20.5 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||20.8 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||24.2 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||25.0 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||26.1 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||26.7 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||60.7 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||69.1 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||71.2 miles|