Montana contains six schools that offer human services programs. Fort Belknap College, the highest-ranking human services school in MT, has a total student population of 236 and is the 4530th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 human services schools in Montana, none 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.
Human Services students from Montana schools who go on to become human service workers, social workers, human services specialists, human services care specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 344,050 people working as social and human service assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $29,880. Also, Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors make on average $40,420 per year and there are about 78,470 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 490 employed substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors earning an average yearly salary of $35,750. Social and human service assistants in this state earn $25,370/yr and there are 1,580 employed.
Also, within the human services schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from human services, 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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