Michigan Employment Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Employment Specialists in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Employment Specialists in Michigan

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

Salaries for Employment Specialists in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Battle Creek, Lansing and Jackson

Schools for Employment Specialists in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Employment Specialist Training 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: MS in Management - Human Resources, MBA - Human Resources, BS in Business Administration - Human Resources, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Associate

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

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: MBA - Human Resources
  • Degrees: Master

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MS in Human Resources, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: MS Organizational Leadership - Human Resources Management, Human Resources Management - D.B.A., Human Resources Management - PhD in Bus. Admin., more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate, Bachelor

Since 1866, Davenport University has been providing students with real-world experience, giving them the edge they need to get the career they want.                                            

  • Programs: Human Resource Management Certificate, PB, Human Resource Management, GRC, Human Resource Management, BBA, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor, Master

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Business Administration - Human Resource Management (BS) (Online), Business Administration (AS) (Online), Business Administration (BS) (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

Founded in 1872, Maryville University is a four-year, private university located in west St. Louis County.

  • Programs: Online Master of Business Administration Human Resources Management Concentration, Online Master of Business Administration Management Concentration, Online Master of Business Administration General Master of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS Human Resource Management, MBA with concentration in Human Resources, IMBA - Human Resources, more...
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: MBA - Human Resource Management, Bachelor's (BBA) - Human Resource Management, MBA - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
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More Michigan Employment Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
Cleary University Ann Arbor Masters 818
Concordia University-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Masters 1,075
Davenport University Grand Rapids Masters 11,606
Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti Doctorate 22,837
Ferris State University Big Rapids Doctorate 13,087
Lansing Community College Lansing Associate 19,465
Madonna University Livonia Doctorate 4,019
Marygrove College Detroit Masters 2,756
Michigan State University East Lansing Doctorate & First Professional 46,045
Oakland University Rochester Hills Doctorate 18,081
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn Masters 8,336
Washtenaw Community College Ann Arbor Associate 12,068
Wayne State University Detroit Doctorate & First Professional 32,380
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo Doctorate 24,433

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Employment Specialists

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:
Employment Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Employment Specialists 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 580 $65780 0.78
Battle Creek 230 $60490 1.17
Bay City 70 $60710 0.53
Flint 340 $53700 0.72
Grand Rapids 1590 $48870 0.85
Wyoming 1590 $48870 0.85
Jackson 180 $54260 0.82
Detroit 6530 $57870 0.97
Warren 6530 $57870 0.97
Dearborn 6530 $57870 0.97
Saginaw 220 $54020 0.73
Lansing 830 $58740 1.13
East Lansing 830 $58740 1.13
Kalamazoo 400 $52970 0.84
Portage 400 $52970 0.84
Midland 130 $54340 1.05
Monroe 50 $49860 0.38
Muskegon 180 $44240 0.8
Niles 220 $45950 1.02
Benton Harbor 220 $45950 1.02
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