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Medicine Schools in Michigan

In 2018-2019, 913 students earned their Medicine degrees in MI.

As a degree choice, Medicine is the 7th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 913
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 913
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 913

Gender Distribution

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

Medicine Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 17.9%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 58.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.2%
  • Other Races: 11.2%
Medicine Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Michigan

There are 19,800 people in the state and 503,310 people in the nation working in medicine jobs.

Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for Medicine Jobs in Michigan

Medicine grads earn an average of $181,760 in the state and $203,880 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Michigan that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

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

It takes the average student 4.93 years to graduate. A typical student attending Wayne State will pay a net price of $14,226. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time.

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

The student loan default rate of 3.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $41,600 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.39 years to graduate.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 63% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $49,800 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,010.


Oakland University

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

The full-time teacher rate is 53%. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,000 after earning their degree at this institution.


Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant
102 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. In their early career, Central Michigan grads earn an average salary of $34,100. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
331 Total Students

Medicine Careers in MI

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 12% $194,930
Physicians and Surgeons 10% $173,480

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

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
Other Health Professions 883
Dental Support Services 724

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