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Human Resource Management Schools in Michigan

1,401 HR students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Human Resource Management is the 5th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 886
Master’s Degree 343
Post-Master’s Certificate 79
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 79
Associate’s Degree 53
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 37
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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

Human Resource Management Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.6%
  • Black or African American: 14.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.9%
  • White: 64.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.2%
  • Other Races: 5.4%
Human Resource Management Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Michigan

In this state, there are 35,400 people employed in jobs related to a HR degree, compared to 1,325,020 nationwide.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Michigan

HR grads earn an average of $72,320 in the state and $70,730 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 23 colleges in Michigan that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Central Michigan University

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%. It takes the average student 4.75 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

#2

Oakland University

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

This public school has an average net price of $11,560. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.78 years.

168 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
26,824 Total Students

In their early career, Wayne State grads earn an average salary of $32,600. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

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

88% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,984. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $41,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

#5

Baker College

Owosso
82 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
7,606 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. An average student at Baker College will pay a net price of $12,329. The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.

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

The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, WMU grads earn an average salary of $32,300. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

#7

Davenport University

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

In their early career, Davenport University grads earn an average salary of $31,400. The student loan default rate is 8.50% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 21% are considered full time.

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

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,000 a year. The student loan default rate is 9.10% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $15,394.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 3.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 67% are considered full time.

#10

Madonna University

Livonia
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,992 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,200 a year. The average student takes 4.61 years to complete their degree at Madonna. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Human Resource Management Careers in MI

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Training and Development Specialists 12% $57,960
Training and Development Managers 11% $106,250
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 9% $58,940
Human Resources Managers 9% $103,390
Human Resources Specialists 7% $57,890
Compensation and Benefits Managers 3% $118,200

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Business Administration & Management 10,612
Accounting 2,973
Marketing 2,176
Finance & Financial Management 1,736
Business & Commerce 999
Hospitality Management 566
International Business 488
Management Information Systems 402

View all majors related to Human Resource Management

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