Montana State University Billings

Tuition & Fees $19,310
Student Population 4,000
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,376
Graduation Rate 28 %
Students:Faculty 14

Academic Overview

Montana State University Billings is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Billings, Montana. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $5,980 for Montana residents and $19,310 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 4,000 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Montana State University Billings varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $38,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Montana State University Billings are $5,980 for Montana residents and $19,310 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $7,093 for in-state students and $20,106 for out-of-state students.
Montana State University Billings 2021 Tuition & Fees
Montana ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at MSU Billings. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,376 and 63% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 4,000 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Montana State University Billings is 28 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Montana State University Billings is 5 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Montana State University Billings is 54 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Montana State University Billings is 4,000
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Montana State University Billings is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,376 at Montana State University Billings.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

MSU Billings offers 105 major programs through online and on-site education where 19 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate40
One but less than two years certificate143
Associate's Degree263
Bachelor's Degree478
Master's Degree145

Special Learning Opportunities

Montana State University Billings offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:550)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,356)

Veterans Benefits

Montana State University Billings has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges