Montana contains three schools that offer jewelry repair programs. University of Montana-Helena College of Technology, the highest-ranking jewelry repair school in MT, has a total student population of 1,380 and is the 5166th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 jewelry repair schools in Montana, none have 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 Flathead Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,297/yr.
Jewelry Repair students from Montana schools who go on to become jewelry repairers, jewelers, jewelry designers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Also, within the jewelry repair schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from jewelry repair, 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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