Montana contains eight schools that offer behavioral science programs. Whitman College, the highest-ranking behavioral science school in MT, has a total student population of 1,515 and is the 77th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 behavioral science schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Argosy University-Salt Lake City comes out as the most expensive ($36,486/yr), with Chadron State College as the lowest recorded at only $7,352/yr.
Behavioral Science students from Montana schools who go on to become behavioral scientists, psychiatrists, behavior scientists, child psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 78,470 people working as substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,420. Also, Industrialorganizational psychologists make on average $102,570 per year and there are about 1,710 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the behavioral science schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from behavioral science, 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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