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Information Technology Schools in Michigan

349 students earned IT degrees in Michigan in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Information Technology is the 6th most popular major out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 160
Master’s Degree 142
Associate’s Degree 28
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 12
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 12
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 12
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1

Gender Distribution

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

Information Technology Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.3%
  • Black or African American: 4.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.9%
  • White: 53.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 31.8%
  • Other Races: 4.6%
Information Technology Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Michigan

69,660 people in the state and 2,578,690 in the nation are employed in jobs related to IT.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Michigan

A typical salary for a IT grad in the state is $93,850, compared to a typical salary of $111,130 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Michigan that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 12 below:

#1

Central Michigan University

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

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,677. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. In their early career, Central Michigan grads earn an average salary of $34,100.

#2

Oakland University

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

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. A typical student attending Oakland will pay a net price of $11,560. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,800 Total Students

13% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $49,200 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

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

This public school has an average net price of $13,008. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 7.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
2,848 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 5.30% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.77 years to complete their degree at Lawrence Tech. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,628 Total Students

24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Macomb Community College will pay a net price of $8,164. The full-time teacher rate is 24%.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,978 Total Students

65% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Washtenaw Community College grads earn an average salary of $25,400. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $2,062.

#8

Oakland Community College

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

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Graduates earn an average $24,900 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,921.

#9

Lake Michigan College

Benton Harbor
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,022 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,087. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#9

Olivet College

Olivet
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,120 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,400 after graduation. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,846. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

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

Graduates earn an average $39,500 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at Siena Heights University.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
9% Graduation Rate
21 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,400 a year. 6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Information Technology Careers in MI

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 35% $90,570
Software Applications Developers 31% $87,880
Systems Software Developers 15% $88,800
Computer and Information Research Scientists 12% $103,470
Computer and Information Systems Managers 12% $122,460
Computer Systems Analysts 8% $80,250
Computer Network Architects 6% $104,340

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
General Computer Science 1,717
Informatics 11
Other Computer Sciences 3

View all majors related to Information Technology

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