Montana contains nine schools that offer computer animation programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking computer animation school in MT, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 computer animation schools in Montana, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Salt Lake City comes out as the most expensive ($30,807/yr), with Great Basin College as the lowest recorded at only $6,844/yr.
Computer Animation students from Montana schools who go on to become computer animators, animators, animation designers, animation artists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,800 people working as multimedia artists and animators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,810.
Also, within the computer animation schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from computer animation, 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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