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Accounting Schools in Montana

228 students earned Accounting degrees in Montana in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Accounting is the 3rd most popular major in the state out of a total 18 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Accounting Majors in Montana

Accounting majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 67
Associate’s Degree 62
Master’s Degree 56
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 41
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 41
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2

Gender Distribution

In Montana, a accounting major is more popular with women than with men.

Accounting Majors in MT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of accounting majors in Montana is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.4%
  • White: 76.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.1%
  • Other Races: 12.7%
Accounting Majors in MT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Accounting Grads in Montana

In this state, there are 13,700 people employed in jobs related to an accounting degree, compared to 4,307,910 nationwide.

Accounting Jobs Nationwide vs. MT

Wages for Accounting Jobs in Montana

A typical salary for a accounting grad in the state is $62,740, compared to a typical salary of $78,820 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Montana that offer accounting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
10,487 Total Students

89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $29,300 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,423 Total Students

In their early career, Helena College grads earn an average salary of $28,900. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,240. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
16,692 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $33,500 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 61% are considered full time.

#4

Carroll College

Helena
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
1,231 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,000 Total Students

The average student takes 4.38 years to complete their degree at Rocky. The 4.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $17,874.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,218 Total Students

36% of the teachers are full time. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Great Falls College Montana State University grads earn an average salary of $26,800.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
567 Total Students

10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,800 a year.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
707 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,878. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
4,416 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 52%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,406 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. The student loan default rate of 8.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Accounting Careers in MT

Some of the careers accounting majors go into include:

Job Title MT Job Growth MT Median Salary
Financial Managers 19% $96,980
Financial Analysts 13% $86,520
Accountants and Auditors 13% $61,460
Tax Preparers 12% $39,840
Financial Examiners 11% $63,850
Credit Analysts 10% $64,730
Budget Analysts 6% $60,990
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 2% $38,480
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 0% $35,540
Brokerage Clerks 0% $40,490
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 0% $53,860

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to accounting.

Major Annual Graduates in MT
Business & Commerce 445
Business Administration & Management 417
Marketing 80
Finance & Financial Management 57
Management Information Systems 55
Other Business & Marketing 44
Entrepreneurial Studies 39
Business Support & Assistance 34

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