Montana contains 21 schools that offer healthcare programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking healthcare school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 healthcare schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Great Falls comes out as the most expensive ($21,657/yr), with Fort Belknap College as the lowest recorded at only $1,717/yr.
Healthcare students from Montana schools who go on to become healthcare managers, physicians, doctors, health care administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,520 people working as healthcare practitioners and technical workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,110. Also, Mental health counselors make on average $41,710 per year and there are about 106,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 510 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $29,980. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $39,060/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from healthcare, 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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