Annual Cost of Education
$9,000 Head Start (Head Start is a half-day program)
$11,607 Montana K-12
$18,029 Colleges in Montana State University (Bozeman, Billings, Havre, Great Falls)
$55,140 Chief Dull Knife College (Lame Deer)
There are 142,349 students in public K-12 schools.
There are 39,484 full time equivalent students in the Montana University System.
 Interview with administrator
 Legislative Audit Division, 2013 audit. Expenditures of $489 million. Subtract research and public service of $128 million. Divide by FTE students of 19,824.