General Information About Montana State University-Northern
MSU-Northern's Mission Statement A comprehensive regional university, Montana State University–Northern offers programs of professional preparation emphasizing discipline mastery, critical inquiry, and social responsibility in: * teacher preparation * mechanical and engineering technologies * business and computer information systems * nursing * arts and science MSU-Northern applies emerging technologies in degree programs ranging from the associate to master's level. MSU-Northern prepares well-educated students who are capable of decisive action and application of new ideas. The university is committed to excellence in teaching, service to its region and the state, and applied research and scholarship. MSU-Northern values individualized attention to its students, experientially-based learning, and creating a culturally rich and intellectually stimulating environment. From its North Central Montana High Plains main campus, the University serves as a regional cultural center and maintains strong partnerships with communities, education, business and industry.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Town: Remote
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 416 Percent Admitted 77% Men Admitted 78% Women Admitted 76% Full Time Retention Rate 63%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 405 500 Math 403 518
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 17 22 English 15 21 Math 16 22
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,578 Native American 244.0 Asian 16.0 African American 18.0 Hispanic 27.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 949 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 19