Warren, MI (population: 133,470) has thirteen exercise physiology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Michigan State University, the highest ranked school in this group with an exercise physiology 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 .
Exercise Physiology students from Warren schools who go on to become exercise physiologists, training specialists, athletic trainers, athletes, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 174,490 people working as physical therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,220. Also, Physical scientists make on average $94,880 per year and there are about 25,310 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills Metropolitan area alone, there are 120 employed physical scientists earning an average salary of $70,870. Physical therapists in this area earn $75,830/yr and there are 2,100 employed.
Warren lies in Macomb county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills Metropolitan area has 1,060,520 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $22.33/hr average worker wage, and a $46,440 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.976 out of every 1000 jobs in Warren are held by physical therapists, and 0.112/1000 are held by physical scientists.
Of the 13 exercise physiology schools with a 100-mile radius of Warren, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baldwin-Wallace College comes out as the most expensive ($21,227/yr) for exercise physiology students, with Oakland Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,347/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Warren|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||3.8 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||6.2 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||6.3 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||7.1 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||8.8 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||13.7 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||14.1 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||16.5 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||17.2 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||17.9 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||18.7 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||38.6 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||45.3 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||75.8 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||80.3 miles|