Montana contains four schools that offer political science programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking political science school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 political science schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carroll College comes out as the most expensive ($20,308/yr), with Montana State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,654/yr.
Political Science students from Montana schools who go on to become political science instructors, politicians, lawyers, political scientists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 3,970 people working as political scientists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $101,050.
Also, within the political science schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from political science, 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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