Montana contains one school that offers medical technologist programs. The University of Montana has a total student population of 14,921 and is the 331st highest ranked school in America.
Medical Technologist students from Montana schools who go on to become medical technologists, medical informatics specialists, medical technicians, health information technologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 166,860 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,620. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 310 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $40,540. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this state earn $52,600/yr and there are 560 employed.
Also, within the medical technologist schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from medical technologist, 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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