Michigan State University College of Law: Faculty & Salaries

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Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Michigan State University College of Law we provide you with information about faculty structure, salaries, and class sizes, as well as comparisons to competing and nearby colleges.

Faculty Compensation and Workload

Faculty Salary
As a rule, adequately compensated instructors are better motivated and have more opportunities to concentrate on teaching; therefore, we consider faculty compensation to be an important factor for evaluating education quality.

Monthly faculty salaries at Michigan State University College of Law vary approximately from $8,000 to $16,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $137,000 a year, which is 32% higher than Michigan average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this college are paid $11,044 a month on average; that is about the same as average men faculty salaries, $11,581 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
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Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Michigan State University College of Law Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Michigan State University College of Law has a good, 10:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios usually imply smaller class size, more attention to students, better quality of education, and higher satisfaction both for students and instructors. High ratios are usually a sign of the opposite.

Use the charts above to compare faculty compensation and workload at Michigan State University College of Law versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Michigan State University College of Law consists of 21 professors, 18 associate professors, 11 assistant professors, 4 instructors, and 3 lecturers - 32 men and 25 women:
Michigan State University College of Law Faculty Demographics Chart

Please note that faculty rank (e.g. associate professor, lecturer, instructor) is typically assigned by the college itself.

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