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There are 32 colleges and universities in Montana for you to consider. The largest school, by student population, in Montana is The University of Montana, which is located in Missoula, and had 14,921 students in 2010. And the second largest school in Montana is Montana State University. It is located in the city of Bozeman. In 2010 Montana State University had 12,348 students.

Popular Courses of Study in Montana

When planning your educational career path, you will not only have to choose a college from among Montana's 32 schools, but you will also have to choose from one of the 1,042 certificate and degree programs offered at these schools. If you are undecided, you may want to consider pursuing an education in business, liberal arts or education, which are the most popular subjects in Montana for undergraduates. There were 22,337 students that graduated from Montana schools in 2010. Of these, 16% studied business, 10% studied liberal arts and 10% studied education. The remaining 64% of students graduated with degrees or certificates in subjects such as health science, chemical engineering or accounting.

Student Demographics in Montana

Choosing to pursue your higher education in a Montana school will put you in the company of the 53,143 students studying in Montana institutions. Approximately 90% of the state’s college students are enrolled in undergraduate programs. Of those enrolled in undergraduate programs in Montana, 78% are full-time students, while 22% are part-time students.

Montana has a relatively diverse student population, with 25% of undergraduate students identifying themselves to be from a racial or ethnic minority background, according to 2009 data. The male to female ratio amongst undergraduates at Montana colleges and universities is 10 to 10. And approximately 49% of undergraduate students are under 24 years of age.

Faculty Demographics in Montana

Just as the student population at Montana schools is relatively diverse, the faculty at Montana schools is also relatively diverse. In 2009, of the 29,201 faculty members employed by Montana institutions, 28% identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background. Around 46% of the Montana's faculty population consisted of male faculty.

Cost of Education in Montana

In Montana state, the average cost of an undergraduate education was $5,685 per year for the 2009 school year. This number factors in tuition, living expenses and financial aid. The average undergraduate education cost in Montana is less than the national average. But this number can be misleading. If you attend Carroll College, the state’s most expensive school, an undergraduate education will cost you in the ball park of $22,384 per year. But if you instead enroll at Blackfeet Community College, Montana's least expensive school, your will only have to pay around $2,190 per year.

Student Completion, Graduation and Retention Rates

The average number of students who graduate from degree and certificate programs in Montana every year is 22,337. In 2009, approximately 1 out of 2 students who started college in Montana graduated. And out of every 10 students who started their first year of an undergraduate degree 6 actually returned to study their second year. This means that if you enroll in a Montana school for your undergraduate degree, there is a 58% chance that you will return to school the following year and 30% chance that you will graduate after 4-6 years.

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  1. 1The University of MontanaThe University of Montana

    Address:
    Missoula, Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Montana State UniversityMontana State University

    Address:
    Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  3. 3Montana State University-BillingsMontana State University-Billings

    Address:
    1500 University Drive, Billings, Montana 59101-0298

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  4. 4Flathead Valley Community CollegeFlathead Valley Community College

    Address:
    777 Grandview Dr, Kalispell, Montana 59901

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  5. 5Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology

    Address:
    2100 16th Ave S, Great Falls, Montana 59405

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  6. 6Montana Tech of the University of Montana

    Address:
    1300 W Park St, Butte, Montana 59701-8997

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  7. 7Carroll CollegeCarroll College

    Address:
    1601 N Benton Ave, Helena, Montana 59625-0002

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree

  8. 8Montana State University-Billings-College of TechnologyMontana State University-Billings-College of Technology

    Address:
    3803 Central Ave, Billings, Montana 59102-9856

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  9. 9University of Montana-Helena College of TechnologyUniversity of Montana-Helena College of Technology

    Address:
    1115 N Roberts Street, Helena, Montana 59601

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  10. 10Montana State University-NorthernMontana State University-Northern

    Address:
    300 W 11th St, Havre, Montana 59501

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  11. 11The University of Montana-WesternThe University of Montana-Western

    Address:
    710 S Atlantic, Dillon, Montana 59725-3598

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree

  12. 12Salish Kootenai College

    Address:
    58138 US Highway 93, Pablo, Montana 59855

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree

  13. 13Salish Kootenai CollegeSalish Kootenai College

    Address:
    58138 US Highway 93, Pablo, Montana 59855

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree

  14. 14Rocky Mountain CollegeRocky Mountain College

    Address:
    1511 Poly Drive, Billings, Montana 59102-1796

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  15. 15University of Great FallsUniversity of Great Falls

    Address:
    1301 Twentieth St S, Great Falls, Montana 59405-4996

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  16. 16Blackfeet Community CollegeBlackfeet Community College

    Address:
    Highway 2 & 89, Browning, Montana 59417-0819

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  17. 17Montana Tech-College of TechnologyMontana Tech-College of Technology

    Address:
    25 Basin Creek Rd, Butte, Montana 59701

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  18. 18Miles Community CollegeMiles Community College

    Address:
    2715 Dickinson Street, Miles City, Montana 59301-4774

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  19. 19Chief Dull Knife CollegeChief Dull Knife College

    Address:
    One College Drive, Lame Deer, Montana 59043

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  20. 20Dawson Community CollegeDawson Community College

    Address:
    300 College Dr, Glendive, Montana 59330

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  21. 21Fort Peck Community College

    Address:
    605 Indian Street, Poplar, Montana 59255-0398

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  22. 22Little Big Horn CollegeLittle Big Horn College

    Address:
    1 Forestry Lane, Crow Agency, Montana 59022

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree

  23. 23Stone Child CollegeStone Child College

    Address:
    8294 Upper Box Elder Road, Box Elder, Montana 59521-9796

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  24. 24Fort Belknap CollegeFort Belknap College

    Address:
    269 Blackfeet Avenue Agency, Harlem, Montana 59526-0159

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Associate's degree

  25. 25Academy of Nail Skin and Hair

    Address:
    928 Broadwater Ave, Suite C, Billings, Montana 59101

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    2-4 years certificate

  26. 26Butte Academy of Beauty CultureButte Academy of Beauty Culture

    Address:
    303 W Park St, Butte, Montana 59701

    Awards Offered:
    2-4 years certificate

  27. 27Academy of Cosmetology IncAcademy of Cosmetology Inc

    Address:
    133 W Mendenhall, Bozeman, Montana 59715-3544

    Awards Offered:
    2-4 years certificate

  28. 28Modern Beauty School IncModern Beauty School Inc

    Address:
    2700 Paxson Street #G, Missoula, Montana 59801

    Awards Offered:
    2-4 years certificate

  29. 29Health Works InstituteHealth Works Institute

    Address:
    111 S Grand Ave Annex 3, Bozeman, Montana 59715

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate

  30. 30Dahls College of BeautyDahls College of Beauty

    Address:
    716 Central Ave, Great Falls, Montana 59401-3731

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate

  31. 31The Salon Professional AcademyThe Salon Professional Academy

    Address:
    501 2nd St S, Great Falls, Montana 59405

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    2-4 years certificate

  32. 32Bitterroot School of Cosmetology

    Address:
    2079 N First St Ste B, Hamilton, Montana 59840

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    2-4 years certificate

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