Ann Arbor Workforce
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The Ann Arbor region is home to a capable, skilled and ever-expanding workforce. Over 50% of Ann Arbor residents have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher. The combined population of Washtenaw and Livingston Counties is over 525,000 and an additional four million people reside within a 45-mile radius of the city of Ann Arbor.
Total Labor Force
|Washtenaw & Livingston Counties||221,800|
Total Graduates 2015
Percent Bachelor’s Degree or Higher
University of Michigan: Enrollment and Degrees Awarded
Research – According to National Science Foundation analysis, University of Michigan consistently ranks in the top five research universities in the US.
Eastern Michigan University: Enrollment and Degrees Awarded
|Degrees awarded winter 2015||4,542|
Washtenaw Community College
2010 enrollment exceeded 14,000 for the first time. The college assists local employers in a variety of ways:
- The Business and Industry Services offers customized training to business, either at the college or on site.
- The college can assist with conference services.
- Employers may post job openings on the WCC Website.