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2021 Highest Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates in Michigan

706 Bachelor's Degrees
$27,800 Avg Salary
$26,705 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates in MichiganWith 706 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, family, consumer and human sciences is the #21 most popular major in Michigan. This means that 2.9% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates in Michigan ranking looked at 6 colleges that offer a bachelor's in family, consumer and human sciences.

In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

How Much Do Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors Make After Graduation?

The average family, consumer and human sciences major who graduates from a school in Michigan earns about $27,800 per year during the early years of their career. That's not so great, since it is 30% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.

Nationwide, students who earn a bachelor's degree in family, consumer and human sciences make more than those who graduate from schools in Michigan. The national average salary is $29,811.

Average Salary for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates from Schools in Michigan  27,800
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Average Salary for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  29,811
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55,600
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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55,600

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2021 Highest Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Grads in Michigan

Learn more about the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid family, consumer and human sciences graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates in Michigan

#1

Ferris State University

Big Rapids, MI

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Ferris State University. Located in the distant town of Big Rapids, Ferris is a public college with a large student population.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Western Michigan University. WMU is a fairly large public school located in the city of Kalamazoo.

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#3

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University landed the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid family, consumer and human sciences school. Located in the small city of East Lansing, Michigan State is a public school with a fairly large student population.

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#4

Madonna University

Livonia, MI

Madonna University landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid family, consumer and human sciences school. Madonna is a small private not-for-profit school located in the city of Livonia.

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#4

Baker College

Owosso, MI

Our rankings recognize Baker College as the #4 school in this year's rankings. Located in the distant town of Owosso, Baker College is a private not-for-profit college with a moderately-sized student population.

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Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI

Central Michigan University earned the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the town of Mount Pleasant, Central Michigan is a public school with a fairly large student population.

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#6

Spring Arbor University

Spring Arbor, MI

Spring Arbor University earned the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings. Spring Arbor is a small private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of Spring Arbor.

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Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

Wayne State University landed the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid family, consumer and human sciences school. Located in the city of Detroit, Wayne State is a public college with a fairly large student population.

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The #7 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Siena Heights University. Located in the town of Adrian, Siena Heights University is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

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Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

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State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Ohio 34 1,091
Illinois 34 593
Indiana 33 362
Wisconsin 31 338

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Human Development & Family Studies 559
Textile & Apparel Studies 73
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 71
General Family & Consumer Sciences 2
Human Sciences Business Services 1

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Majors Similar to Family, Consumer & Human Sciences

Related Major Annual Graduates
Social Sciences 3,642
Communication & Journalism 3,290
Psychology 3,227
Education 2,643
History 492

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to National Cancer Institute.

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