Ann Arbor, MI (population: 113,880) has three jewelry repair schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Delta College, the highest ranked school in this group with a jewelry repair program, has a total student population of 11,354. It is the 4947th highest ranked school in the USA and the 113th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College).
Jewelry Repair students from Ann Arbor schools who go on to become jewelry repairers, jewelers, jewelry designers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Ann Arbor lies in Washtenaw county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Ann Arbor area has 190,260 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $23.53/hr average worker wage, and a $48,930 average annual salary.
Of the 3 jewelry repair schools with a 100-mile radius of Ann Arbor, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwest State Community College comes out as the most expensive ($7,112/yr) for jewelry repair students, with Delta College as the lowest, reported at only $7,083/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ann Arbor|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||23.0 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||23.8 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||26.9 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||31.3 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||33.6 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||35.0 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||37.9 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||39.7 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||41.3 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||42.4 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||45.3 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||46.5 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||49.7 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||76.8 miles|