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Allied Health Professions Schools in Michigan

In 2018-2019, 1,921 students earned their Allied Health degrees in MI.

An Allied Health Professions major is the 17th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Michigan

Allied Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 851
Bachelor’s Degree 392
Master’s Degree 260
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 241
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 177
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 177

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.9%
  • Black or African American: 6.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.7%
  • White: 79.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Allied Health Professions Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Michigan

There are 45,200 people in the state and 1,414,230 people in the nation working in allied health jobs.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Michigan

In this state, allied health grads earn an average of $57,040. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,540.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 52 colleges in Michigan that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

190 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,673 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,900 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 13% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

#2

Baker College

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

The full-time teacher rate is 12%. 97% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,800 after earning their degree at this institution.

143 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
24,033 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,019. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years.

96 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
2,337 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $20,989. The student loan default rate of 6.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $39,500 after graduation.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 69%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.68 years to graduate.

#6

Oakland Community College

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

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 44% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,628 Total Students

A typical student attending Macomb Community College will pay a net price of $8,164. 24% of the teachers are full time. 38% of students get financical aid.

73 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
26,824 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.20%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.93 years to complete their degree at Wayne State.

#9

Jackson College

Jackson
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,616 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This public school has an average net price of $9,136. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,300 a year.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,436 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 12%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $19,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

Allied Health Professions Careers in MI

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Physician Assistants 38% $108,200
Health Specialties Professors 25% $116,590
Respiratory Therapists 23% $57,060
Athletic Trainers 20% $49,310
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 19% $60,930
Hearing Aid Specialists 17% $56,650
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 16% $32,720
Health Technologists and Technicians 16% $41,970
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 11% $63,130
Radiation Therapists 10% $77,190
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 9% $56,960
Surgical Technologists 9% $43,270
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 8% $70,630
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 7% $48,080
Nuclear Technicians 0% $0
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -57% $37,920

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Nursing 7,084
Allied Health Services 2,934
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,400
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,178
Rehabilitation Professions 1,012
Medicine 913
Other Health Professions 883
Dental Support Services 724

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

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