Montana contains two schools that offer film programs. The University of Montana, the highest-ranking film school in MT, has a total student population of 14,921 and is the 331st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 film schools in Montana, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Montana comes out as the most expensive ($12,641/yr), with Montana State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,654/yr.
Film students from Montana schools who go on to become filmmakers, producers, directors, film directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 79,780 people working as producers and directors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $86,870. Also, Actors make on average $0 per year and there are about 39,880 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the film schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from film, 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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