Michigan contains eleven schools that offer pastry programs. Bay de Noc Community College, the highest-ranking pastry school in MI, has a total student population of 2,742 and is the 4751st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 pastry 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 Mott Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,257/yr.
Pastry students from Michigan schools who go on to become culinary artists, bakers, chefs, pastry chefs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 140,510 people working as bakers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $25,350. Also, Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the pastry schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from pastry, 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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