Montana contains two schools that offer wedding planning programs. The University of Montana, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in MT, has a total student population of 14,921 and is the 331st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 wedding planning schools in Montana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Montana comes out as the most expensive ($12,641/yr), with Miles Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,124/yr.
Wedding Planning students from Montana schools who go on to become wedding planners, event planners, wedding consultants, bridal consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,530 people working as meeting and convention planners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,060. Also, Travel agents make on average $32,450 per year and there are about 76,990 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 240 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $29,820. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $35,820/yr and there are 190 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, 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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