Montana contains fifteen schools that offer social science programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking social science school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 social science schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Great Falls comes out as the most expensive ($21,657/yr), with Fort Belknap College as the lowest recorded at only $1,717/yr.
Social Science students from Montana schools who go on to become social scientists, legislators, politicians, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,250 people working as social scientists and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $73,450. Also, Sociologists make on average $76,190 per year and there are about 4,430 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the social science schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from social 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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