Michigan contains nine schools that offer reading specialist programs. Grand Valley State University, the highest-ranking reading specialist school in MI, has a total student population of 24,408 and is the 159th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 reading specialist schools in Michigan, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Calvin College comes out as the most expensive ($23,575/yr), with Bay Mills Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,955/yr.
Reading Specialist students from Michigan schools who go on to become reading specialists, teachers, professors, reading teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Teachers and instructors make on average $41,110 per year and there are about 599,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Michigan alone, there are 19,910 employed teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $41,480. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $66,880/yr and there are 1,900 employed.
Also, within the reading specialist schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from reading specialist, 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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