Muskegon, MI has eight medicine schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Michigan State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a medicine program, has a total student population of 47,071. It is the 45th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about medicine programs in Muskegon, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medicine professors at Michigan State University such as Gerard Breitzer, De Camp, Richard Miksicek, Karl Olson, Robert Stephenson, and Hongbing Wang.
Medicine students from Muskegon schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today.
Muskegon lies in Muskegon county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Muskegon-Norton Shores area has 59,420 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.7% unemployment rate, $17.89/hr average worker wage, and a $37,220 average annual salary.
Of the 8 medicine schools with a 100-mile radius of Muskegon, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Grand Valley State University comes out as the most expensive ($15,934/yr) for medicine students, with Grand Rapids Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,273/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Muskegon|
|Grand Rapids||MI||193,337||12||26.8368||469||35.3 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||82.8 miles|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||91.3 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||95.8 miles|