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Child Development & Family Studies in Michigan

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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in Michigan

In 2018-2019, 1,038 students earned their Human Development degrees in MI.

A Child Development & Family Studies major is the 28th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Michigan

Human Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 559
Associate’s Degree 315
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 107
Master’s Degree 27
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 21
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 21
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 8
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of human development majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 13.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.7%
  • White: 73.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 5.5%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Michigan

There are 38,100 people in the state and 1,489,720 people in the nation working in human development jobs.

Child Development & Family Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Michigan

In this state, human development grads earn an average of $35,010. Nationwide, they make an average of $35,830.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 35 colleges in Michigan that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

Baker College

Owosso
178 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
7,606 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 12%. 7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $12,329.

137 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
49,809 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 88% are considered full time. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.39 years to complete their degree at Michigan State.

#3

Central Michigan University

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

The 4.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

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

It takes the average student 4.73 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $32,300 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

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

Graduates earn an average $36,500 after graduation. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending Ferris will pay a net price of $13,008.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,978 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $2,062. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,270 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $8,347. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time.

#8

Delta College

University Center
38 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,819 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,628 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,164. 38% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

#10

Kellogg Community College

Battle Creek
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,223 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,165. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.89 years. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in MI

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Social and Human Service Assistants 17% $29,010
Community and Social Service Specialists 14% $38,990
Preschool Teachers 12% $31,390
Childcare Workers 9% $22,150

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 146
Textile & Apparel Studies 73
General Family & Consumer Sciences 2
Human Sciences Business Services 1

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