History Schools In Michigan

Michigan has 39 accredited history schools where history faculty who teach history classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in history in the state of Michigan, which encompasses history training at the following levels:

  • History Certificate
  • Associates degree in History
  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Adrian College

    110 S Madison St, Adrian, Michigan 49221-2575

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  2. Albion College

    611 E Porter St, Albion, Michigan 49224

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  3. Alma College

    614 W Superior, Alma, Michigan 48801-1599

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  4. Alpena Community College

    665 Johnson St, Alpena, Michigan 49707

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  5. Andrews University

    Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104

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  6. Aquinas College in Grand Rapids

    1607 Robinson Rd SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506-1799

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  7. Calvin College

    3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546

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  8. Central Michigan University

    Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48859

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  9. University of Detroit Mercy

    4001 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48221-3038

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  10. Eastern Michigan University

    Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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  11. Ferris State University

    1201 S State St, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251

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  12. Gogebic Community College

    E 4946 Jackson Rd, Ironwood, Michigan 49938

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  13. Cornerstone University

    1001 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525-5897

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  14. Grand Rapids Community College

    143 Bostwick Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503-3295

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  15. Grand Valley State University

    1 Campus Dr, Allendale, Michigan 49401-9403

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  16. Great Lakes Christian College

    6211 W Willow Hwy, Lansing, Michigan 48917-1299

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  17. Hope College

    141 E 12th St, Holland, Michigan 49423

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  18. Kalamazoo College

    1200 Academy St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006-3295

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  19. Kellogg Community College

    450 North Ave, Battle Creek, Michigan 49017-3397

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  20. Lake Michigan College

    2755 E Napier Avenue, Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022-1899

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  21. Lake Superior State University

    650 W Easterday Ave, Sault Ste Marie, Michigan 49783

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  22. Lansing Community College

    419 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48901-7210

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  23. Madonna University

    36600 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, Michigan 48150-1176

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  24. Marygrove College

    8425 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48221-2599

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  25. Rochester College

    800 West Avon Road, Rochester Hills, Michigan 48307

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  26. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

    Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

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  27. Michigan State University

    East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1046

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  28. Michigan Technological University

    1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, Michigan 49931-1295

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  29. University of Michigan-Dearborn

    4901 Evergreen Rd, Dearborn, Michigan 48128-1491

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  30. University of Michigan-Flint

    303 E Kearsley, Flint, Michigan 48502-1950

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  31. Muskegon Community College

    221 S Quarterline Rd, Muskegon, Michigan 49442-1432

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  32. Northern Michigan University

    1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, Michigan 49855

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  33. Oakland University

    Rochester Hills, Michigan 48309-4401

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  34. Olivet College

    320 South Main Street, Olivet, Michigan 49076

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  35. Saginaw Valley State University

    7400 Bay Rd, University Center, Michigan 48710

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  36. Siena Heights University

    1247 E. Siena Heights Dr, Adrian, Michigan 49221

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  37. Spring Arbor University

    106 E. Main St, Spring Arbor, Michigan 49283-9799

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  38. Wayne State University

    656 West Kirby Street, Detroit, Michigan 48202

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  39. Western Michigan University

    1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5167

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Michigan Vs. National History Employment

Michigan 130
National 8,350

Approximately 2% of the country's history professionals work in Michigan state.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Michigan

210 180 170 140 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Michigan, history is a shrinking field. In Michigan, 80 less history professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of history has shrunk by 38% in Michigan. This is faster than the trend for history professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Michigan

$45,220 $48,365 $54,135 $58,350 $61,240
$45,563 $47,071 $48,208 $48,728 $49,286
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to history professionals are growing in Michigan. In 2006 history professionals made a mean salary of $45,220 per year, and in 2010 they made $61,240 per year.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Michigan

10th percentile
$40,050
25th percentile
$48,235
50th percentile
$59,520
75th percentile
$72,675
90th percentile
$89,570

This represents a growth in salaries of 26%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Michigan state, within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid history professionals earn 124% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Michigan

History
$61,240
Liberal Arts
$67,830
Political Science
$98,290

In Michigan, history professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Michigan

associate
8
bachelor
34
master
10
doctor
5
Certificate
5
Total62

The number of students graduating from the 39 accredited history schools in Michigan is decreasing. In 2006, 1,066 students graduated from history courses in Michigan. And in 2010, 874 students graduated.

There was a decrease in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Michigan by 18%. A majority of these graduates, or 55%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Michigan

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