Montana contains seven schools that offer family therapy programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking family therapy school in MT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 family therapy schools in Montana, only 4 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 College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Family Therapy students from Montana schools who go on to become family therapists, speech therapists, therapists, respiratory therapists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,440 people working as therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $54,400. Also, Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the family therapy schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from family therapy, 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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