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Dentistry Schools in Michigan

In 2018-2019, 269 students earned their Dentistry degrees in MI.

In this state, Dentistry is the 17th most popular major out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 269
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 269
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 269

Gender Distribution

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

Dentistry Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 19.7%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.5%
  • White: 53.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 19.0%
  • Other Races: 4.5%
Dentistry Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Michigan

In this state, there are 9,250 people employed in jobs related to a dentistry degree, compared to 312,480 nationwide.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Michigan

In this state, dentistry grads earn an average of $131,020. Nationwide, they make an average of $122,320.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Michigan that offer dentistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

146 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
5,080 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $45,100 after graduation. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 82%. Graduates earn an average $49,800 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.18 years.

Dentistry Careers in MI

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 25% $116,590
Dentists 19% $187,010

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Nursing 7,084
Allied Health Services 2,934
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,400
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,178
Allied Health Professions 1,921
Rehabilitation Professions 1,012
Medicine 913
Other Health Professions 883

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