Montana State University

Montana State University is located in Montana, Helena.

It is a public University.

Montana State University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at Montana State University for undergraduate program was 81.7%.

Last year, 18637 students applied for undergraduate program and 15226 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 81.7% makes it not so competitive to get admission.

1963 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

422 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 116 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Montana State University had 16187 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

474 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

Montana State University offers 57 graduate programs specialization.

Montana State University does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is not so competitive.

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Acceptance Rate: 81.94%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $18,765

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $23,890

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $7,328

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $5,513

Montana State University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Educational Leadership and Administration : 44
Accounting , Accountancy : 26
Mathematics and Statistics : 25
Nursing Practitioner : 20
Counseling Psychology : 18

Montana State University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Registered Nurse : 225
Mechanical Engineering : 162
Chemical Engineering : 112
Elementary Education and Teaching : 94
Civil Engineering : 89