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Dance Schools in Michigan

In 2018-2019, 97 students earned their Dance degrees in MI.

In terms of popularity, Dance is the 163rd most popular major in the state out of a total 319 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dance Majors in Michigan

Dance majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 93
Master’s Degree 3
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

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

Dance Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of dance majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 12.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 72.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 9.3%
Dance Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dance Grads in Michigan

In this state, there are 2,710 people employed in jobs related to a dance degree, compared to 109,120 nationwide.

Dance Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Dance Jobs in Michigan

Dance grads earn an average of $76,250 in the state and $53,560 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
22,562 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,300 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.00%. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 63% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,010.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
24,677 Total Students

90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,300 a year. The student loan default rate is 3.80% which is lower than average.

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

The student loan default rate is 7.20% which is lower than average. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 56% of the teachers are full time.

#5

Oakland University

Rochester Hills
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
19,309 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,560. The student loan default rate is 4.40% which is lower than average.

#6

Hope College

Holland
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
3,149 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 67%.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,532 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 54%.

#8

Alma College

Alma
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
1,433 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.19 years. The student loan default rate of 5.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 9.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

#10

Madonna University

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

The full-time teacher rate is 30%. It takes the average student 4.61 years to graduate. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Dance Careers in MI

Some of the careers dance majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 12% $72,390
Choreographers 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Design & Applied Arts 1,113
Fine & Studio Arts 835
Music 751
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 584
Drama & Theater Arts 327
Arts & Media Management 67
Other Visual Art 27
General Visual & Performing Arts 15

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