Montana contains two schools that offer allied health programs. Fort Belknap College, the highest-ranking allied health school in MT, has a total student population of 236 and is the 4530th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 allied health schools in Montana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Stone Child College comes out as the most expensive ($8,286/yr), with Fort Belknap College as the lowest recorded at only $1,717/yr.
Allied Health students from Montana schools who go on to become allied health professionals, physicians, nurses, forensic nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists make on average $72,310 per year and there are about 98,330 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 430 employed clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earning an average yearly salary of $47,500. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $71,960/yr and there are 710 employed.
Also, within the allied health schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from allied health, there are 1015 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,803 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,505, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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