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Higher Education Administration Schools in Michigan

241 students earned Higher Education/Higher Education Administration degrees in Michigan in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Higher Education Administration is the 7th most popular major out of a total 81 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Higher Education Administration Majors in Michigan

Higher Education/Higher Education Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 184
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 30
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 30
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 30
Associate’s Degree 14
Post-Master’s Certificate 13
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 13

Gender Distribution

In Michigan, a higher education/higher education administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Higher Education Administration Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of higher education/higher education administration majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 14.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.9%
  • White: 65.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.1%
  • Other Races: 5.4%
Higher Education Administration Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Higher Education Administration Grads in Michigan

There are 6,060 people in the state and 184,430 people in the nation working in higher education/higher education administration jobs.

Higher Education Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Higher Education Administration Jobs in Michigan

A typical salary for a higher education/higher education administration grad in the state is $77,390, compared to a typical salary of $89,570 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Michigan that offer higher education/higher education administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
48,090 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 63% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.10%.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years. This public school has an average net price of $18,019. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,300 a year.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,000 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,394. The student loan default rate of 9.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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

A typical student attending Michigan State will pay a net price of $18,984. The average student takes 4.39 years to complete their degree at Michigan State. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.40%.

#5

Oakland University

Rochester Hills
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
19,013 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,000 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.78 years to complete their degree at Oakland.

#6

Central Michigan University

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.75 years. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,673 Total Students

67% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 13% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
7,732 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.65 years to graduate.

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.00%. It takes the average student 4.73 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $32,300 after graduation.

#10

Andrews University

Berrien Springs
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,390 Total Students

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The average student takes 4.59 years to complete their degree at Andrews. This private school has an average net price of $20,399.

Higher Education Administration Careers in MI

Some of the careers higher education/higher education administration majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Education Administrators 11% $67,500
Postsecondary Education Administrators 11% $98,670

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to higher education/higher education administration.

Major Annual Graduates in MI
General Educational Leadership 424
Curriculum Administration 69
Secondary School Administration 46
Community College Education 29
Adult Education Administration 23
Other Educational Administration 21
Urban Education & Leadership 4
Educational System Administration 3

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