Montana contains 22 schools that offer banking programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking banking school in MT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 banking schools in Montana, only 14 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Utah Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,719/yr), with College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Banking students from Montana schools who go on to become bankers, tellers, investment bankers, financial managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 153,720 people working as financial specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,810. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 15,110 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $51,370. Financial specialists in this state earn $50,890/yr and there are 220 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from banking, 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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