Occupational Therapy Schools In Michigan

Occupational Therapy classes faculty can choose to work at one of 17 accredited occupational therapy schools in Michigan. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in occupational therapy in the state of Michigan, which encompasses occupational therapy training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Bachelors degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Masters degree in Occupational Therapy


Schools

  1. Alpena Community College

    665 Johnson St, Alpena, Michigan 49707

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  2. Baker College of Flint

    1050 West Bristol Road, Flint, Michigan 48507-5508

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  3. Calvin College

    3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546

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  4. Mott Community College

    1401 E Court St, Flint, Michigan 48503

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  5. Eastern Michigan University

    Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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  6. Grand Rapids Community College

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

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  7. Grand Valley State University

    1 Campus Dr, Allendale, Michigan 49401-9403

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  8. Lansing Community College

    419 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48901-7210

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  9. Macomb Community College

    14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren, Michigan 48088-3896

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  10. Baker College of Muskegon

    1903 Marquette Ave, Muskegon, Michigan 49442

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  11. Saginaw Valley State University

    7400 Bay Rd, University Center, Michigan 48710

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  12. Schoolcraft College

    18600 Haggerty Road, Livonia, Michigan 48152-2696

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  13. Siena Heights University

    1247 E. Siena Heights Dr, Adrian, Michigan 49221

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  14. Wayne County Community College District

    801 W Fort St, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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  15. Wayne State University

    656 West Kirby Street, Detroit, Michigan 48202

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  16. Western Michigan University

    1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5167

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  17. Baker College Center for Graduate Studies

    1116 W Bristol Rd, Flint, Michigan 48507

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Michigan Vs. National Occupational Therapy Employment

Michigan 4,890
National 135,200

Of all of the occupational therapy professionals in the country, nearly 4% are in the state of Michigan.

Employment Growth for Occupational therapy professionals In Michigan

4,130 4,880 4,960 5,490 4,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of occupational therapy professionals is growing in Michigan. There were 760 more occupational therapy professionals working in Michigan in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of occupational therapy has grown by 18% in Michigan. This growth is faster than the change in the number of occupational therapy professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of occupational therapy professionals has grown by 13% from 2006 to 2010.

Occupational Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Michigan

$41,527 $42,653 $46,290 $46,540 $47,583
$45,563 $47,071 $48,208 $48,728 $49,286
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Michigan, as the number of occupational therapy professionals is growing, the salaries earned by occupational therapy professionals are increasing. The mean salary for occupational therapy professionals in 2006 was $41,527 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $47,583 per year.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Michigan

10th percentile
$31,077
25th percentile
$37,670
50th percentile
$46,567
75th percentile
$55,400
90th percentile
$66,920

Thus, occupational therapy professionals' salaries grew by 13% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 115% pay differential between the highest paid occupational therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of occupational therapy in Michigan.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Michigan

Clinical Psychology
$59,118
Forensic Psychology
$73,405
Occupational Therapy
$47,583
Psychology
$73,405
School Psychology
$74,640
Sociology
$75,275
Sports Psychology
$74,640

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Michigan

associate
9
bachelor
6
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total21

The number of students graduating from the 17 accredited occupational therapy schools in Michigan is increasing. In 2006 there were 267 occupational therapy graduates from occupational therapy courses in Michigan and in 2010 there were 362 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of occupational therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Michigan by 36%. 43% of these graduates received a associate's degree in occupational therapy.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Michigan

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