Montana contains four schools that offer fashion programs. Central Washington University, the highest-ranking fashion school in MT, has a total student population of 11,357 and is the 1601st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 fashion schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Central Washington University comes out as the most expensive ($11,788/yr), with Spokane Falls Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,026/yr.
Fashion students from Montana schools who go on to become fashion professionals, fashion merchandisers, marketers, fashion models, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 15,780 people working as fashion designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,410. Also, Merchandise displayers and window trimmers make on average $28,480 per year and there are about 61,280 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the fashion schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from fashion, 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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