Montana contains one school that offers gerontology programs. Blackfeet Community College has a total student population of 533 and is the 5445th highest ranked school in America.
Gerontology students from Montana schools who go on to become gerontologists, physicians, clinical dietitians, medical staff physicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,308,380 people working as life, physical, and social science employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,660. Also, Rehabilitation counselors make on average $34,710 per year and there are about 112,690 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 460 employed rehabilitation counselors earning an average yearly salary of $31,820. Life, physical, and social science employees in this state earn $46,290/yr and there are 8,280 employed.
Also, within the gerontology schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from gerontology, 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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