Michigan contains two schools that offer gunsmithing programs. Macomb Community College, the highest-ranking gunsmithing school in MI, has a total student population of 24,376 and is the 5055th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 gunsmithing schools in Michigan, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Macomb Community College comes out as the most expensive ($6,948/yr), with Kellogg Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,537/yr.
Gunsmithing students from Michigan schools who go on to become gunsmithers, gunsmiths, research and development machinists, machinists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,268,930 people working as maintenance and repair workers, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,520. Also, Machinists make on average $38,940 per year and there are about 380,720 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 20,950 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $41,180. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $36,300/yr and there are 34,520 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, 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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