Montana contains one school that offers travel and tourism programs. The University of Montana-Western has a total student population of 1,255 and is the 4569th highest ranked school in America.
Travel and Tourism students from Montana schools who go on to become travel agents, tourism agents, tourism specialists, tour guides, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 76,990 people working as travel agents alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $32,450. Also, Travel guides make on average $33,300 per year and there are about 4,270 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the travel and tourism schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from travel and tourism, 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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