Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Mechanical Engineering in Michigan

Find Schools Near

Mechanical Engineering Schools in Michigan

482 ME Tech students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Mechanical Engineering major is the 74th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Mechanical Engineering Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 259
Associate’s Degree 102
Master’s Degree 88
Post-Master’s Certificate 13
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 13
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 12
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 7
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 7
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Mechanical Engineering Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 2.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.3%
  • White: 64.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 24.1%
  • Other Races: 2.3%
Mechanical Engineering Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mechanical Engineering Grads in Michigan

There are 23,990 people in the state and 699,620 people in the nation working in ME tech jobs.

Mechanical Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Mechanical Engineering Jobs in Michigan

In this state, ME tech grads earn an average of $42,220. Nationwide, they make an average of $58,240.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in Michigan that offer ME tech degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

69% of the teachers are full time. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
9,460 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $11,208. 96% of students get financical aid. The 5.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#3

Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant
54 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
21,622 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The 4.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 72%.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
7,172 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $55,200 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 91% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.67 years.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 98%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,069 Total Students

78% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $24,700 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 22% are considered full time.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
7,595 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 72%. The student loan default rate of 8.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
27,025 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 7.20% which is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,226.

#9

Baker College

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

97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $12,329. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

#10

Delta College

University Center
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,080 Total Students

A typical student attending Delta College will pay a net price of $4,578. In their early career, Delta College grads earn an average salary of $24,700. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid.

Mechanical Engineering Careers in MI

Some of the careers ME tech majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 10% $53,470
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 6% $38,630

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Industrial Production Technology 639
Environmental Control Technology 629
Engineering-Related Fields 494
Drafting & Design Engineering 406
Electronics Engineering 283
Electromechanical Engineering 184
Construction Engineering 164
Quality Control Technology 126

View all majors related to Mechanical Engineering

View Nationwide Mechanical Engineering Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.