Lansing, MI (population: 112,579) has thirteen instruction schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Michigan State University, the highest ranked school in this group with an instruction 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 .
Instruction students from Lansing schools who go on to become instruction and curriculum coordinators, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 124,480 people working as instructional coordinators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $61,270. Also, Nursing instructors and teachers make on average $65,240 per year and there are about 49,140 of them employed in the US today.
Lansing lies in Ingham county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Lansing-East Lansing area has 200,640 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $20.57/hr average worker wage, and a $42,790 average annual salary.
Of the 13 instruction schools with a 100-mile radius of Lansing, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Metro Detroit Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,398/yr) for instruction students, with Wayne State University as the lowest, reported at only $10,147/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lansing|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||4.1 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||34.9 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||44.8 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||51.3 miles|
|Grand Rapids||MI||193,337||12||26.8368||469||58.9 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||60.3 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||61.5 miles|
|University Center||MI||-||2||19.8891||261||65.3 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||65.7 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||66.9 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||70.4 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||70.7 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||72.6 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||75.2 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||77.9 miles|