Montana contains thirteen schools that offer bookkeeping programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking bookkeeping school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 bookkeeping schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Great Falls comes out as the most expensive ($21,657/yr), with Fort Peck Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,622/yr.
Bookkeeping students from Montana schools who go on to become bookkeepers, bookkeeping clerks, accounting managers, accounting officers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,757,870 people working as bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,750. Also, Accountants and auditors make on average $67,430 per year and there are about 1,106,980 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 2,660 employed accountants and auditors earning an average yearly salary of $56,330. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this state earn $30,390/yr and there are 11,710 employed.
Also, within the bookkeeping schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from bookkeeping, 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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