Montana contains one school that offers biotechnology programs. Montana State University has a total student population of 12,348 and is the 1751st highest ranked school in America.
Biotechnology students from Montana schools who go on to become biotechnologists, bioengineers, biomedical engineers, biophysicists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 166,860 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,620. Also, Biochemists and biophysicists make on average $88,550 per year and there are about 22,860 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the biotechnology schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from biotechnology, 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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