Michigan contains 25 schools that offer multimedia design programs. Alma College, the highest-ranking multimedia design school in MI, has a total student population of 1,444 and is the 207th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 25 multimedia design schools in Michigan, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Michigan comes out as the most expensive ($36,230/yr), with Monroe County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,790/yr.
Multimedia Design students from Michigan schools who go on to become multimedia designers, interactive media designers, media designers, digital media designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,800 people working as multimedia artists and animators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,810. Also, Graphic designers make on average $47,820 per year and there are about 200,870 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 5,050 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $42,980. Multimedia artists and animators in this state earn $53,400/yr and there are 280 employed.
Also, within the multimedia design schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from multimedia design, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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