Michigan contains two schools that offer public health programs. University of Michigan-Flint, the highest-ranking public health school in MI, has a total student population of 7,773 and is the 464th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 public health schools in Michigan, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wayne State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,147/yr), with University of Michigan-Flint as the lowest recorded at only $10,058/yr.
Public Health students from Michigan schools who go on to become public health educators, public health officials, social workers, public health workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 63,320 people working as health educators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $49,060. Also, Health specialties teachers make on average $103,340 per year and there are about 133,070 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 5,090 employed health specialties teachers earning an average yearly salary of $127,880. Health educators in this state earn $49,380/yr and there are 1,550 employed.
Also, within the public health schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from public health, 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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