Montana contains five schools that offer networking programs. Montana Tech of the University of Montana, the highest-ranking networking school in MT, has a total student population of 2,187 and is the 2433rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 networking schools in Montana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Montana Tech of the University of Montana comes out as the most expensive ($10,274/yr), with Fort Peck Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,622/yr.
Networking students from Montana schools who go on to become network administrators, network engineers, network specialists, network managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 338,890 people working as network and computer systems administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $70,930. Also, Computer support specialists make on average $47,360 per year and there are about 540,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 1,330 employed computer support specialists earning an average yearly salary of $37,850. Network and computer systems administrators in this state earn $51,690/yr and there are 900 employed.
Also, within the networking schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from networking, 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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