Michigan Recreational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Recreational Therapists in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Recreational Therapists in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Warren and Detroit
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Detroit and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Recreational Therapists in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Detroit and Ann Arbor

Schools for Recreational Therapists in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Recreational Therapy Training Schools in Michigan

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Allen Park, Auburn Hills, Flint, Muskegon, Owosso

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

  • Programs: Physical Therapist Assistant - Associate, Occupational Therapy - MOT (Master's), Occupational Therapy Assistant - Associate, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Master, Bachelor

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

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  • Degrees: Master, Certificate

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Michigan Recreational Therapy Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
Delta College University Center Associate 10,406
Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti Doctorate 22,837
Grand Valley State University Allendale Doctorate 23,464
Lake Superior State University Sault Ste Marie Masters 2,819

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Recreational Therapists

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:
Recreational Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Recreational Therapists 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 100 $49040 3.51
Grand Rapids 80 $39830 1.12
Wyoming 80 $39830 1.12
Detroit 270 $51370 1.1
Warren 270 $51370 1.1
Dearborn 270 $51370 1.1
Kalamazoo 30 $50930 1.76
Portage 30 $50930 1.76
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