Montana contains two schools that offer industrial design programs. Montana State University, the highest-ranking industrial design school in MT, has a total student population of 12,348 and is the 1751st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 industrial design schools in Montana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Montana-Helena College of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($10,956/yr), with Montana State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,654/yr.
Industrial Design students from Montana schools who go on to become industrial designers, commercial designers, architecture designers, designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,460 people working as industrial engineering technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $49,030. Also, Graphic designers make on average $47,820 per year and there are about 200,870 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 570 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $37,420. Industrial engineering technicians in this state earn $42,140/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the industrial design schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from industrial design, 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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