Sault Ste Marie, MI has fourteen jewelry repair schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County, the highest ranked school in this group with a jewelry repair program, has a total student population of 1,484. It is the 928th highest ranked school in the USA and the 46th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Jewelry Repair students from Sault Ste Marie 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.
Of the 14 jewelry repair schools with a 500-mile radius of Sault Ste Marie, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cleveland Institute of Art comes out as the most expensive ($20,775/yr) for jewelry repair students, with Alpena Community College as the lowest, reported at only $1,805/yr.