As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
Montana State University offers 34 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 448 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 319 Bachelor's degrees, 55 Master's degrees, 39 Doctoral degrees, 19 Certificates, and 16 Associate's degrees.
The University of Montana offers 39 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 255 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 185 Bachelor's degrees, 48 Master's degrees, 19 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Certificates.
Montana Technological University offers 9 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 40 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 21 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Master's degrees, and 6 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Montana State University Bozeman, MT||22 : 1||16,692|
|The University of Montana Missoula, MT||22 : 1||10,487|
|Carroll College Helena, MT||15 : 1||1,231|
|Rocky Mountain College Billings, MT||15 : 1||1,000|
|Montana State University Billings Billings, MT||28 : 1||4,416|
|Montana Technological University Butte, MT||13 : 1||1,714|
|University of Providence Great Falls, MT||19 : 1||998|
|The University of Montana-Western Dillon, MT||21 : 1||1,358|
|Salish Kootenai College Pablo, MT||10 : 1||690|
|Montana State University-Northern Havre, MT||21 : 1||1,073|
|Little Big Horn College Crow Agency, MT||20 : 1||261|
|Stone Child College Box Elder, MT||35 : 1||318|
|Blackfeet Community College Browning, MT||7 : 1||366|