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Art Schools in Michigan

There are 40 schools in the state of Michigan offering art programs. In 2010, 1,438 students graduated with degrees from Michigan art schools. 997 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 338 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,265 students graduate from programs in this state in art per year. This accounts for 3% of art students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, seven students graduated with certificates in art, 338 with a degree at the associate's level, 997 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 93 with a degree at the master's level, and three with a degree at the doctorate level.

40 art schools are located in Michigan. And out of these, while 17 schools are private, 23 schools are public. Public art school tuition varies from $7,308 to $11,837, while tuition at a private art school varies from $13,840 to $34,417.

Average tuition for programs in art is $14,130. The lowest tuition in this Great Lakes state, which is $7,308 per year, is at Saginaw Valley State University, while the highest tuition for art programs, which is $34,417 every year, is at Kalamazoo College.

Art schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Art Program Completions in Michigan 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,265 students graduate from programs in this state in art per year. This accounts for 3% of art students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, seven students graduated with certificates in art, 338 with a degree at the associate's level, 997 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 93 with a degree at the master's level, and three with a degree at the doctorate level.

Art Program Completions in Michigan 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 10
  • Certificate 2007: 1
  • Certificate 2008: 10
  • Certificate 2009: 7
  • Certificate 2010: 7
  • Associate 2006: 45
  • Associate 2007: 49
  • Associate 2008: 56
  • Associate 2009: 329
  • Associate 2010: 338
  • Bachelor 2006: 860
  • Bachelor 2007: 940
  • Bachelor 2008: 931
  • Bachelor 2009: 940
  • Bachelor 2010: 997
  • Master 2006: 84
  • Master 2007: 99
  • Master 2008: 93
  • Master 2009: 87
  • Master 2010: 93
  • Doctorate 2006: 8
  • Doctorate 2007: 4
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 4
  • Doctorate 2010: 3

Art Program Availability in Michigan

Michigan schools offer a total of 100 programs in art. Of these programs, close to 62% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Art Program Availability in Michigan

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 16
  • Bachelor: 62
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 1

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20510
  • 25th Percentile: 25910
  • Median: 36920
  • 75th Percentile: 46660
  • 90th Percentile: 65580

Photographers — Salary by Percentile

Photographers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18080
  • 25th Percentile: 22520
  • Median: 32600
  • 75th Percentile: 52870
  • 90th Percentile: 72780

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27520
  • 25th Percentile: 37680
  • Median: 54470
  • 75th Percentile: 76230
  • 90th Percentile: 87830

Art Directors — Salary by Percentile

Art Directors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34560
  • 25th Percentile: 47550
  • Median: 64750
  • 75th Percentile: 75840
  • 90th Percentile: 92330

Craft Artists — Salary by Percentile

Craft Artists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15910
  • 25th Percentile: 16220
  • Median: 24770
  • 75th Percentile: 35300
  • 90th Percentile: 43350

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20090
  • 25th Percentile: 31800
  • Median: 64220
  • 75th Percentile: 83520
  • 90th Percentile: 94610

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38220
  • Median Salary 2007: 41940
  • Median Salary 2008: 32390
  • Median Salary 2009: 33410
  • Median Salary 2010: 36920
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Photographers — Employment Trend

Photographers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27710
  • Median Salary 2007: 27720
  • Median Salary 2008: 32030
  • Median Salary 2009: 35640
  • Median Salary 2010: 32600
  • Total Employed 2006: 1670
  • Total Employed 2007: 1620
  • Total Employed 2008: 1730
  • Total Employed 2009: 1840
  • Total Employed 2010: 1710

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43150
  • Median Salary 2007: 39860
  • Median Salary 2008: 47510
  • Median Salary 2009: 50190
  • Median Salary 2010: 54470
  • Total Employed 2006: 400
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 480

Art Directors — Employment Trend

Art Directors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60180
  • Median Salary 2007: 66890
  • Median Salary 2008: 70510
  • Median Salary 2009: 64460
  • Median Salary 2010: 64750
  • Total Employed 2006: 1020
  • Total Employed 2007: 1070
  • Total Employed 2008: 1020
  • Total Employed 2009: 970
  • Total Employed 2010: 830

Craft Artists — Employment Trend

Craft Artists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 13770
  • Median Salary 2007: 15040
  • Median Salary 2008: 20660
  • Median Salary 2009: 22210
  • Median Salary 2010: 24770
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 400
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70240
  • Median Salary 2007: 71810
  • Median Salary 2008: 64110
  • Median Salary 2009: 61580
  • Median Salary 2010: 64220
  • Total Employed 2006: 830
  • Total Employed 2007: 780
  • Total Employed 2008: 560
  • Total Employed 2009: 530
  • Total Employed 2010: 460

Michigan vs National Art Employment

Michigan vs National Art Employment

  • Employed in Michigan: 2.862% (3820)

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1. Olivet College

320 South Main Street
Olivet, MI 49076
(269) 749-7000

Olivet College, which is very close to Olivet, Michigan, is in a rural area and Olivet offers one art program. This school is a 4-year institution.

2. The Cranbrook Academy of Art

39221 Woodward Avenue
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
(248) 645-3300

The Cranbrook Academy of Art offers six art programs. Students are offered six master's level art degrees by it. Cranbrook is in the suburbs of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Michigan offering programs in art.

3. Finlandia University

601 Quincy St
Hancock, MI 49930-1832
(906) 482-5300

Finlandia University offers one program in art and Finlandia is in Hancock, MI.

4. Concordia University - Ann Arbor

4090 Geddes Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(734) 995-7300

Concordia University-Ann Arbor is a 4-year institution, founded in 1963. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Ann Arbor, MI. Concordia offers subjects such as language, healthcare administration, and communications. Students are offered one degree at the associates level, 30 bachelors level degrees, and two masters level degrees by it. In 2010, 668 students pursued degrees from the 33 programs at this school. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. This liberal arts college is one of 12 liberal arts colleges in Michigan.

5. Alma College

614 W Superior
Alma, MI 48801-1599
(989) 463-7111

Alma College offers one art program. This school is a 4-year institution.

6. Muskegon Community College

221 S Quarterline Rd
Muskegon, MI 49442-1432
(231) 773-9131

Founded in 1926, Muskegon Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Muskegon, MI. This college offers subjects such as educational leadership, teaching, and advertising. This community college offers 39 certificates and 55 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 5,311 students pursued degrees from the 80 programs at this college. This college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan.

7. The College for Creative Studies

201 E Kirby
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 664-7400

The College for Creative Studies, which is 2.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Detroit, MI. This school offers three programs in art. Students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in art by CCS. 1,361 students pursue degrees in 12 programs at this school, overall.

8. Albion College

611 E Porter St
Albion, MI 49224
(517) 629-1000

Albion College offers three art programs. It offers three bachelor's level art degrees to students. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution.

9. Kalamazoo College

1200 Academy St
Kalamazoo, MI 49006-3295
(269) 337-7000

Kalamazoo College is 0.7 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers three art programs. Students are offered three art degrees at the bachelor's level by it. Overall, 1,369 students seek degrees in 29 programs at this school. This school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Michigan offering art in terms of programs.

10. Lawrence Technological University

21000 West Ten Mile Road
Southfield, MI 48075-1058
(248) 204-4000

Lawrence Technological University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Southfield, MI and LTU offers one art program. This small school is a 4-year institution.

11. Adrian College

110 S Madison St
Adrian, MI 49221-2575
(517) 265-5161

Adrian College offers two art programs. Students are offered two art degrees at the bachelor's level by it. 1,670 students pursue degrees in 53 AC programs, overall. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Michigan offering art in terms of programs.

12. Calvin College

3201 Burton SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 526-6000

Calvin College, which is 4.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Grand Rapids, MI. Calvin offers two art programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level art degrees by this school. It is one of 12 liberal arts colleges in Michigan.

13. The University of Michigan - Dearborn

4901 Evergreen Rd
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491
(313) 593-5000

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is 2.7 miles from the center of the city and UM-D offers one art program. UM-D is one of 46 public post-secondary institutions in Michigan.

14. The Wayne County Community College District

801 W Fort St
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 496-2600

The Wayne County Community College District, which is 0.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Detroit, MI and it offers one art program. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

15. Spring Arbor University

106 E. Main St
Spring Arbor, MI 49283-9799
(517) 750-1200

Spring Arbor University offers one program in art and SAU is in the suburbs of Spring Arbor, Michigan.

16. Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
(734) 487-1849

Eastern Michigan University is in the suburbs of Ypsilanti, Michigan. This school offers three programs in art. Specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level degrees in art by this school and one master's level degree in art. 23,565 students seek degrees in 269 programs at EMU, overall.

17. Saginaw Valley State University

7400 Bay Rd
University Center, MI 48710
(989) 964-4000

Saginaw Valley State University, which is very close to University Center, Michigan, is in a rural area. It offers two art programs. Students are offered two degrees at the bachelor's level in art by this school. 10,656 students pursue degrees in 91 Saginaw Valley programs, overall.

18. Kellogg Community College

450 North Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49017-3397
(269) 965-3931

Kellogg Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Battle Creek, MI. It offers three art programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in art by this community college and two art degrees at the associate's level. Overall, 6,251 students pursue degrees in 115 Kellogg Community College programs. In terms of programs, this college is the second largest institution in the state of Michigan offering art.

19. Kalamazoo Valley Community College

6767 West O Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49003-4070
(269) 488-4100

Kalamazoo Valley Community College, which is near Kalamazoo, is in a rural area. This college offers two programs in art. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in art by it and one associate's level art degree. This community college is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan.

20. Madonna University

36600 Schoolcraft Rd
Livonia, MI 48150-1176
(734) 432-5300

Madonna University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Livonia, MI. It offers two art programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in art by it and one bachelor's level art degree. 4,593 students seek degrees in 199 Madonna University programs, overall.

21. Monroe County Community College

1555 South Raisinville Road
Monroe, MI 48161-9746
(734) 242-7300

Monroe County Community College is in the suburbs of Monroe, Michigan and it offers one art program. It is a public 2-year institution.

22. Oakland Community College

2480 Opdyke Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304-2266
(248) 341-2000

Oakland Community College is located in the suburbs of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. It offers three art programs. Of those, this college offers students one art certificate and two art degrees at the associate's level. Overall, 28,925 students pursue degrees in 120 Oakland Community College programs. This college is the biggest institution in the state of Michigan offering art.

23. Aquinas College

1607 Robinson Rd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799
(616) 632-8900

Aquinas College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Grand Rapids, MI. AQ offers two art programs. This school offers two bachelor's level art degrees to students. 2,186 students seek degrees in 53 programs at this school, overall.

24. Marygrove College

8425 W McNichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48221-2599
(313) 927-1200

Marygrove College, which is 8.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Detroit, MI and Marygrove offers one art program. MG is one of 12 liberal arts colleges in Michigan.

25. Hope College

141 E 12th St
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 395-7000

Hope College offers two programs in art. Students are offered two bachelor's level art degrees by this school. Hope is located in the center of Holland. Hope is a 4-year institution.

26. Mott Community College

1401 E Court St
Flint, MI 48503
(810) 762-0200

Mott Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1923. This college, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Flint, MI. This community college offers subjects such as education and supply chain management. This community college offers students 61 certificates and 57 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 11,850 students pursued degrees from the 85 programs at this college. This college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan.

27. The University of Michigan - Flint

303 E Kearsley
Flint, MI 48502-1950
(810) 762-3000

The University of Michigan-Flint is in the center of Flint and it offers one program in art. Overall, 8,138 students seek degrees in 83 programs at this medium-sized school.

28. Western Michigan University

1903 West Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5167
(269) 387-3530

Western Michigan University, which is near the center of the city, is in Kalamazoo, MI. It offers four programs in art. Out of those, it offers three art degrees at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in art. WMU is one of 5 research universities in Michigan.

29. Lake Superior State University

650 W Easterday Ave
Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
(906) 632-6841

Lake Superior State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1946. Lake State is located in Sault Ste Marie, MI. This public school offers subjects such as electrical engineering, human services, and web development. LSSU offers students six certificates, 35 degrees at the associates level, 78 bachelors level degrees, and two degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 2,662 students sought degrees from the 105 programs at Lake Superior State. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. Lake Superior State is one of 46 public post-secondary institutions in Michigan.

30. The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
(734) 764-1817

The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is in the center of Ann Arbor. UMich offers seven art programs. Specifically, UMich offers students four bachelor's level art degrees, two degrees at the master's level in art, and one art degree at the doctorate level. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. U-M is the oldest institution in the state of Michigan offering art programs.

31. Northern Michigan University

1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
(906) 227-1000

Northern Michigan University offers three art programs. More specifically, students are offered one art degree at the associate's level by it and two bachelor's level art degrees. This school, which is very close to Marquette, Michigan, is in a rural setting. This school is one of 46 public post-secondary institutions in Michigan. NMW is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Michigan offering art in terms of programs.

32. Henry Ford Community College

5101 Evergreen Rd
Dearborn, MI 48128-1495
(313) 845-9600

Henry Ford Community College offers one program in art and this college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Dearborn, MI. This college is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan. This college is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Michigan offering art.

33. Andrews University

Andrews University
Berrien Springs, MI 49104
(800) 253-2874

Andrews University offers three programs in art. It offers students three degrees at the bachelor's level in art. It is in town of Berrien Springs, Michigan. 3,487 students seek degrees in 179 Andrews University programs, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth largest institution in the state of Michigan offering art.

34. Lansing Community College

419 N Capitol Ave
Lansing, MI 48901-7210
(517) 483-1957

Lansing Community College offers seven art programs. Out of those, it offers students three art certificates and four associate's level art degrees. It is in the center of Lansing. It is a public 2-year institution.

35. Michigan State University

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824-1046
(517) 355-1855

Michigan State University, which is very close to East Lansing, Michigan, is located in a rural area. MSU offers three programs in art. Specifically, this research university offers two bachelor's level art degrees to students and one art degree at the master's level. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

36. Central Michigan University

Central Michigan College
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
(989) 774-4000

Central Michigan University is located in Mount Pleasant, MI. This school offers two programs in art. Students are offered two art degrees at the bachelor's level by CMU. This school is one of 46 public post-secondary institutions in Michigan.

37. Lake Michigan College

2755 E Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-1899
(269) 927-3571

Lake Michigan College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1946. This college is located in Benton Harbor, Michigan, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers subjects including science, design, and bookkeeping. It offers students 30 certificates and 61 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 4,739 students sought degrees from the 72 programs at this college. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this college. This community college is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan.

38. Oakland University

Oakland University
Rochester Hills, MI 48309-4401
(248) 370-2100

Oakland University is in the suburbs of Rochester Hills, Michigan. Oakland offers five art programs. It offers students five bachelor's level art degrees. This school is one of 46 public post-secondary institutions in Michigan. In terms of programs, Oakland is the second largest institution in the state of Michigan offering art.

39. Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 577-2424

Wayne State University offers three programs in art. Out of those, this university offers students two art degrees at the bachelor's level and one master's level art degree. Wayne State, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Detroit, MI. WSU is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Michigan.

40. Siena Heights University

1247 E. Siena Heights Dr
Adrian, MI 49221
(517) 263-0731

Siena Heights University is located in town of Adrian, Michigan and Sienna offers one art program.

41. Gogebic Community College

E 4946 Jackson Rd
Ironwood, MI 49938
(906) 932-4231x0

Gogebic Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1932. This college, which is very close to Ironwood, Michigan, is located in a rural setting. This college offers subjects including computer science, medical coding, and science. This college offers students 17 certificates and 51 associates level degrees. 1,228 students pursued degrees from the 62 programs at this college in 2010. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan.

42. Ferris State University

1201 S State St
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2251
(231) 591-2000

Ferris State University is in town of Big Rapids, Michigan. It offers seven art programs. Of those, it offers six bachelor's level degrees in art to students and one art degree at the master's level. FSU is one of 46 public post-secondary institutions in Michigan.

43. Grand Rapids Community College

143 Bostwick Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3295
(616) 234-4722

Grand Rapids Community College offers two art programs. This college offers students two associate's level degrees in art. This college is located in the center of Grand Rapids. This college is a public 2-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Michigan offering programs in art.

44. Jackson Community College

2111 Emmons Rd
Jackson, MI 49201-8399
(517) 787-0800

Jackson Community College, which is only a few miles from Jackson, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in art. 7,870 students seek degrees in 51 Jackson Community College programs, overall. It is the second largest institution in the state of Michigan offering art in terms of programs.

45. Delta College

1961 Delta Road
University Center, MI 48710
(989) 686-9000

Delta College, which is very close to University Center, Michigan, is located in a rural setting and this college offers one program in art. It is one of 26 community colleges in Michigan. This college is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Michigan offering art in terms of programs.

46. Grand Valley State University

1 Campus Dr
Allendale, MI 49401-9403
(616) 331-2020

Grand Valley State University is located in the suburbs of Allendale, Michigan. It offers two art programs. GVSU offers two bachelor's level art degrees to students. Overall, 24,541 students pursue degrees in 99 Grand Valley programs.