Flint, MI (population: 109,751) has two journalism schools within its city limits. University of Michigan-Flint, the highest ranked school in the city with a journalism program, has a total student population of 7,773. It is the 464th highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College). To learn more about journalism programs in Flint, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of journalism professors at University of Michigan such as Michael Lewis, Mike Lewis, Chris MacHniak, and Christofer MacHniak.
Journalism students from Flint 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.
Flint lies in Genesee county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Flint area has 133,850 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.7% unemployment rate, $19.29/hr average worker wage, and a $40,130 average annual salary.
Of the 2 journalism schools in Flint, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baker College of Flint comes out as the most expensive ($12,261/yr) for journalism students, with University of Michigan-Flint as the lowest, reported at only $10,058/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Flint|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||32.6 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||34.9 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||36.2 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||37.2 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||39.9 miles|
|University Center||MI||-||2||19.8891||261||40.0 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||44.5 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||44.7 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||45.3 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||47.4 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||49.3 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||51.2 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||52.3 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||54.7 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||64.1 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||71.5 miles|