Hibbing, MN has two music therapy schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Minnesota-Duluth, the highest ranked school in this group with a music therapy program, has a total student population of 11,664. It is the 291st highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities). To learn more about music therapy programs in Hibbing, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music therapy professors at University of Minnesota such as Ann Anderson, Billy Barnard, Eric Bigalke, Jefferson Campbell, Jeanne Doty, and Daniel Eaton.
Music Therapy students from Hibbing schools who go on to become music therapists, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, art therapists, 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, Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees make on average $51,720 per year and there are about 1,745,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Duluth-WI area alone, there are 1,340 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average salary of $38,790. Art, drama, and music teachers in this area earn $56,960/yr and there are 180 employed.
Hibbing lies in St. Louis county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Duluth-WI area has 123,760 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.0% unemployment rate, $18.45/hr average worker wage, and a $38,380 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.456 out of every 1000 jobs in Hibbing are held by art, drama, and music teachers, and 10.811/1000 are held by arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees.
Of the 2 music therapy schools with a 100-mile radius of Hibbing, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Minnesota-Duluth comes out as the most expensive ($16,145/yr) for music therapy students, with University of Wisconsin-Superior as the lowest, reported at only $7,501/yr.