Montana contains eight schools that offer athletic training programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking athletic training school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 athletic training schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carroll College comes out as the most expensive ($20,308/yr), with Stone Child College as the lowest recorded at only $8,286/yr.
Athletic Training students from Montana schools who go on to become athletic trainers, trainers, sports trainers, gymnastics instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 15,260 people working as athletic trainers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,020. Also, Coaches and scouts make on average $35,740 per year and there are about 179,830 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 1,540 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $22,440. Athletic trainers in this state earn $30,740/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from athletic training, 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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