Montana contains seven schools that offer sports programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking sports school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 sports 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 Stone Child College as the lowest recorded at only $8,286/yr.
Sports students from Montana schools who go on to become professional athletes, athletes, coaches, sports professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,620 people working as athletes and sports competitors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,950. Also, Umpires, referees, and other sports officials make on average $28,490 per year and there are about 14,860 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the sports schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from sports, 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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