Petoskey, MI has one jewelry repair school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Alpena Community College has a total student population of 2,077. It is the 4636th highest ranked school in the USA and the 100th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College).
Jewelry Repair students from Petoskey 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.
Petoskey lies in Emmet county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area has 113,210 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $17.26/hr average worker wage, and a $35,910 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Alpena Community College ends up costing a student $1,805/yr.