Michigan contains four schools that offer nursing education programs. Finlandia University, the highest-ranking nursing education school in MI, has a total student population of 589 and is the 3467th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 nursing education schools in Michigan, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Finlandia University comes out as the most expensive ($15,095/yr), with West Shore Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,901/yr.
Nursing Education students from Michigan schools who go on to become nursing educators, doctors, nurse administrators, nurse educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 49,140 people working as nursing instructors and teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,240. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 84,620 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $64,100. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $68,030/yr and there are 1,440 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from nursing 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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