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Community Organization & Advocacy Schools in Michigan

357 Community Organization students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Community Organization & Advocacy major is the 87th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Community Organization & Advocacy Majors in Michigan

Community Organization majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 182
Master’s Degree 63
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 50
Associate’s Degree 49
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 12
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 12
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Community Organization & Advocacy Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of community organization majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 19.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.4%
  • White: 54.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.6%
  • Other Races: 9.5%
Community Organization & Advocacy Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Community Organization & Advocacy Grads in Michigan

In this state, there are 9,660 people employed in jobs related to a community organization degree, compared to 385,870 nationwide.

Community Organization & Advocacy Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Community Organization & Advocacy Jobs in Michigan

Community Organization grads earn an average of $52,170 in the state and $46,480 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Michigan that offer community organization degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Central Michigan University

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

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $34,100 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 4.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
46,716 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The student loan default rate is 1.10% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.18 years.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
2,433 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.80% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.37 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $20,989.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,771 Total Students

67% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $4,513. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
3,044 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 5.50% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $38,200 after graduation.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,264 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 26%.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,245 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 80% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time.

#8

Aquinas College Michigan

Grand Rapids
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,758 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.40% which is lower than average. In their early career, Aquinas College Michigan grads earn an average salary of $31,000. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

#9

Henry Ford College

Dearborn
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,219 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $3,690. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

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

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,394. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.10%.

Community Organization & Advocacy Careers in MI

Some of the careers community organization majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Social and Community Service Managers 16% $72,190
Community and Social Service Specialists 14% $38,990
Government Programs Eligibility Interviewers 4% $55,040

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Social Work 2,556
Public Administration 520
Public Policy 239
Human Services 77
Other Public Administration 17

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