Michigan Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Flint, Battle Creek and Holland
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Grand Rapids, Niles and Warren
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Flint

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Holland, Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids

Schools for Child Care Workers in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Michigan

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Undergraduate in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist
  • Degrees: Master
Baker College - Ground
Allen Park, Auburn Hills, Cadillac, Cass City, Clinton Township, Coldwater, Flint, Jackson, Muskegon, Owosso

Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available.

  • Programs: CDA Academic Foundations - Certificate, Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education - Level Change - Certificate, Early Childhood Education - Bachelor, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor, Associate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education, Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Master
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More Michigan Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alpena Community College Alpena Associate 2,058
Bay Mills Community College Brimley Associate 427
Delta College University Center Associate 10,406
Ferris State University Big Rapids Doctorate 13,087
Glen Oaks Community College Centreville Associate 1,383
Gogebic Community College Ironwood Associate 975
Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids Associate 15,212
Henry Ford Community College Dearborn Associate 13,983
Kellogg Community College Battle Creek Associate 5,553
Lansing Community College Lansing Associate 19,465
Macomb Community College Warren Associate 22,081
Mott Community College Flint Associate 10,455
Muskegon Community College Muskegon Associate 4,711
Oakland Community College Bloomfield Hills Associate 24,532
Schoolcraft College Livonia Associate 12,148
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
St Clair County Community College Port Huron Associate 4,270
Washtenaw Community College Ann Arbor Associate 12,068
Wayne County Community College District Detroit Associate 20,504
West Shore Community College Scottville Associate 1,352

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Child Care Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Child Care Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Ann Arbor 550 $21190 0.64
Battle Creek 360 $18860 1.57
Bay City 130 $18530 0.9
Flint 910 $19290 1.63
Grand Rapids 1640 $22420 0.75
Wyoming 1640 $22420 0.75
Jackson 120 $18850 0.49
Detroit 0 $20030 0
Warren 0 $20030 0
Dearborn 0 $20030 0
Saginaw 0 $19040 0
Lansing 660 $19140 0.78
East Lansing 660 $19140 0.78
Kalamazoo 850 $18650 1.51
Portage 850 $18650 1.51
Midland 310 $19170 2.12
Monroe 190 $19450 1.21
Muskegon 270 $21460 1.03
Niles 160 $20670 0.66
Benton Harbor 160 $20670 0.66
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