Wyoming contains thirteen schools that offer music therapy programs. Colorado College, the highest-ranking music therapy school in WY, has a total student population of 2,032 and is the 92nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 music therapy schools in Wyoming, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Colorado Christian University comes out as the most expensive ($22,927/yr), with Dawson Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,830/yr.
Music Therapy students from Wyoming schools who go on to become music therapists, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, art therapists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 80,790 people working as art, drama, and music teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $68,230. Also, Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees make on average $51,720 per year and there are about 1,745,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Wyoming alone, there are 3,130 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $33,780. Art, drama, and music teachers in this state earn $63,720/yr and there are 170 employed.
Also, within the music therapy schools in Wyoming, the average student population is 3,094 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from music therapy, there are 791 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,589 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,319, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.