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Drafting & Design Engineering in Michigan

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Drafting & Design Engineering Schools in Michigan

406 Design Engineering Tech students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Drafting & Design Engineering is the 80th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in Michigan

Design Engineering Tech majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 224
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 67
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 67
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 57
Bachelor’s Degree 47
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

In Michigan, a design engineering tech major is more popular with men than with women.

Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of design engineering tech majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 3.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.4%
  • White: 76.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.5%
  • Other Races: 8.4%
Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Drafting & Design Engineering Grads in Michigan

5,040 people in the state and 193,260 in the nation are employed in jobs related to design engineering tech.

Drafting & Design Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Drafting & Design Engineering Jobs in Michigan

Design Engineering Tech grads earn an average of $49,600 in the state and $56,700 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 29 colleges in Michigan that offer design engineering tech degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,628 Total Students

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

#2

Oakland Community College

Bloomfield Hills
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,211 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,921. 100% of the teachers are full time.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,270 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,347.

#4

Henry Ford College

Dearborn
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,146 Total Students

83% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,900 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,564 Total Students

A typical student attending MCC will pay a net price of $5,906. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $20,600 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
17,784 Total Students

The average student takes 4.89 years to complete their degree at Eastern Michigan. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,000 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 98%.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,755 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 22% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $4,388. Of all the students who attend this school, 78% get financial aid.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
21,470 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $19,119. Most students complete their degree in 4.73 years.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
12,472 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,008. Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years.

#10

Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
19,362 Total Students

The average student takes 4.75 years to complete their degree at Central Michigan. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%.

Drafting & Design Engineering Careers in MI

Some of the careers design engineering tech majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 15% $48,090
Architectural and Civil Drafters 15% $49,310
Drafters 10% $45,910
Mechanical Drafters 10% $56,180

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to design engineering tech.

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Industrial Production Technology 639
Environmental Control Technology 629
Engineering-Related Fields 494
Mechanical Engineering 482
Electronics Engineering 283
Electromechanical Engineering 184
Construction Engineering 164
Quality Control Technology 126

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