Michigan contains 28 schools that offer music education programs. Kalamazoo College, the highest-ranking music education school in MI, has a total student population of 1,384 and is the 136th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 music education schools in Michigan, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kalamazoo College comes out as the most expensive ($24,836/yr), with Henry Ford Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,614/yr.
Music Education students from Michigan schools who go on to become music educators, music business consultants, music business professionals, music teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 80,790 people working as art, drama, and music teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $68,230. Also, Musicians and singers make on average $0 per year and there are about 47,260 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 1,320 employed musicians and singers earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Art, drama, and music teachers in this state earn $62,640/yr and there are 2,100 employed.
Also, within the music education schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from music education, 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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