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Business & Commerce Schools in Michigan

999 General Business students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Business & Commerce is the 8th most popular major in the state out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Michigan

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 416
Bachelor’s Degree 397
Master’s Degree 167
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 16
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 16
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Michigan is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.9%
  • Black or African American: 7.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 74.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.2%
  • Other Races: 8.4%
Business & Commerce Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Michigan

132,640 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Michigan

General Business grads earn an average of $101,810 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 26 colleges in Michigan that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

219 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,628 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1. 38% of students get financical aid. 24% of the teachers are full time.

#2

Davenport University

Grand Rapids
180 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
6,429 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 21%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate.

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

The average student takes 4.39 years to complete their degree at Michigan State. This public school has an average net price of $18,984. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 88% are considered full time.

78 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. The full-time teacher rate is 67%.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,800 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 13% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $49,200 after graduation. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#6

Oakland University

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

92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The average student takes 4.78 years to complete their degree at Oakland. A typical student attending Oakland will pay a net price of $11,560.

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

A typical student attending Eastern Michigan will pay a net price of $15,394. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

#8

Henry Ford College

Dearborn
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,146 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,690.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,673 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 13% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 67% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,513.

#10

Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
1,286 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. An average student at K College will pay a net price of $23,667. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time.

Business & Commerce Careers in MI

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Social and Community Service Managers 16% $72,190
Construction Managers 10% $93,010
Administrative Services Managers 10% $93,240
General and Operations Managers 9% $101,270
Cost Estimators 8% $59,250
Managers 7% $95,390
Sales Managers 7% $131,210
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 7% $103,540
Industrial Production Managers 4% $112,300
Chief Executives -5% $203,290

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Business Administration & Management 10,612
Accounting 2,973
Marketing 2,176
Finance & Financial Management 1,736
Human Resource Management 1,394
Hospitality Management 566
International Business 488
Management Information Systems 402

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