Montana Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $11,929 ($4,713)
Average Acceptance Rates 82.78 %
Total Student Population 51,250
Average Graduation Rates 44.16 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.70 to 1

Montana Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 31 colleges universities in Montana State - 17 public and 14 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Montana Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)6
Private (for-profit)8
4 Year or High11
2-4 Year19
Less than 2 year1

Average Academic Statistics for Montana State Colleges

[chart] Montana Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Montana colleges is 82.777777777778 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Montana colleges is 44.161290322581 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Montana colleges is 16.1875 %
Average Retention Rate for Montana colleges is 65.133333333333 %
Total Student Population for Montana colleges is 51,250
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Montana colleges is 13.7 %

Montana Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Montana
Remedial services21 out of 31 Schools
Academic/career counseling service27 out of 31 Schools
Employment services for students19 out of 31 Schools
Placement services for completers22 out of 31 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children10 out of 31 Schools
Library facilities at institution31 out of 31 Schools

Offered Degrees At Montana Colleges

Montana colleges and universities are offering 1,104 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Montana State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate433
One but less than two years certificate13611
Associate's Degree31523
Two but less than four years certificate230
Bachelor's Degree38117
Post Bachelor's Degree184
Master's Degree13618
Post Master's Degree70
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship420
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Montana Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Montana colleges is $4,713 for Montana residents and $11,929 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $6,262 for in-state students and $20,468 for out-of-state students.

Montana 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Montana State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Montana State

Next table shows the number of Montana schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Montana State
Online Completely0 out of 31 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes15 out of 31 Schools
Graduate Online Classes6 out of 31 Schools
ROTC5 out of 31 Schools
ROTC Army5 out of 31 Schools
ROTC Navy0 out of 31 Schools
ROTC Air Force1 out of 31 Schools
Weekend/Evening College10 out of 31 Schools
Teacher certificate10 out of 31 Schools
Study Abroad7 out of 31 Schools
Campus Housing14 out of 31 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.