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Information Technology Schools in Michigan

732 IT students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Information Technology is the 41st most popular major out of a total 319 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Michigan

IT majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 273
Bachelor’s Degree 236
Master’s Degree 84
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 66
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 56
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 56
Post-Master’s Certificate 17
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 17

Gender Distribution

In Michigan, a IT major is more popular with men than with women.

Information Technology Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IT majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 11.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 69.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.1%
  • Other Races: 6.4%
Information Technology Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Michigan

66,130 people in the state and 2,912,080 in the nation are employed in jobs related to IT.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Michigan

IT grads earn an average of $77,580 in the state and $92,030 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 48 colleges in Michigan that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Baker College

Flint
143 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
9,332 Total Students

An average student at Baker College will pay a net price of $12,329. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. 12% of the teachers are full time.

#2

Davenport University

Grand Rapids
65 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
6,746 Total Students

In their early career, Davenport University grads earn an average salary of $31,400. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,220 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,600 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 38% get financial aid.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
13,250 Total Students

In their early career, Ferris grads earn an average salary of $36,500. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,008. The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#5

Oakland Community College

Bloomfield Hills
45 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,411 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,921. 44% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,957 Total Students

82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 12% of the teachers are full time.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
167 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $23,900. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 71% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $17,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
19,123 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 9.10% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $15,394. The full-time teacher rate is 98%.

#9

Oakland University

Rochester Hills
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
19,309 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.78 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 4.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

#10

Michigan State University

East Lansing
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
50,351 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 88%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,984. The 3.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Information Technology Careers in MI

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 35% $90,570
Web Developers 13% $63,750
Computer and Information Systems Managers 12% $122,460
Database Administrators 11% $82,710
Computer User Support Specialists 11% $47,090
Computer Network Support Specialists 10% $57,150
Computer Workers 8% $73,650
Managers 7% $95,390
Computer Network Architects 6% $104,340
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 6% $74,870

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to IT.

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Computer Information Systems 2,080
Computer Programming 496
Information Science 464
Computer Science 445
Computer Software Applications 298
Computer Systems Networking 261
Computer Systems Analysis 42
Other Computer Sciences 30

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