Dearborn, MI (population: 82,453) has two journalism schools within its city limits. University of Michigan-Dearborn, the highest ranked school in the city with a journalism program, has a total student population of 8,379. It is the 270th highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College). To learn more about journalism programs in Dearborn, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of journalism professors at University of Michigan such as Tim Kiska.
Journalism students from Dearborn schools who go on to become journalists, media journalists, investigative journalists, broadcast journalists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 43,390 people working as writers and authors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,560. Also, Broadcast news analysts make on average $67,990 per year and there are about 5,820 of them employed in the US today.
Dearborn lies in Wayne county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn Metropolitan area has 705,820 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $22.55/hr average worker wage, and a $46,900 average annual salary.
Of the 2 journalism schools in Dearborn, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Michigan-Dearborn comes out as the most expensive ($8,689/yr) for journalism students, with Henry Ford Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,614/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dearborn|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||3.4 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||13.3 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||14.2 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||15.2 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||18.9 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||20.5 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||20.8 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||24.2 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||25.0 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||26.1 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||26.7 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||60.7 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||69.1 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||71.2 miles|