Montana contains thirteen schools that offer tax accounting programs. Carroll College, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in MT, has a total student population of 1,462 and is the 314th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 tax accounting 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 Peck Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,622/yr.
Tax Accounting students from Montana schools who go on to become tax accountants, accountants, forensic accountants, tax preparers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,106,980 people working as accountants and auditors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,430. Also, Tax preparers make on average $36,060 per year and there are about 61,130 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 180 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $28,510. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $56,330/yr and there are 2,660 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, 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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