Farmington Hills, MI (population: 78,114) has fifteen writing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Michigan State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a writing program, has a total student population of 47,071. It is the 45th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about writing programs in Farmington Hills, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of writing professors at Michigan State University such as Meghan Bacino, Ilana Blumberg, Stuart Blythe, Kathleen Bracken, Nancy Bunge, and Deborah Carmichael.
Writing students from Farmington Hills schools who go on to become writers, reporters, journalists, technical writers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 43,390 people working as writers and authors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,560. Also, Gaming and sports book writers and runners make on average $23,460 per year and there are about 14,790 of them employed in the US today.
Farmington Hills lies in Oakland county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills Metropolitan area has 1,060,520 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $22.33/hr average worker wage, and a $46,440 average annual salary.
Of the 15 writing schools with a 100-mile radius of Farmington Hills, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heidelberg University comes out as the most expensive ($18,545/yr) for writing students, with Owens Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,571/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Farmington Hills|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||5.5 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||11.8 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||12.4 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||14.0 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||15.6 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||16.8 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||18.9 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||23.0 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||24.4 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||25.0 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||58.6 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||58.8 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||63.1 miles|