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Montana Business Colleges

22 Colleges
1,581 Yearly Graduations
$29,404 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$24,177 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

Montana ranked #50 in the nation for business degrees handed out in 2019. Around 1,581 students received some type of diploma that year. Montana colleges offer students average in-student tuition of $7,351 per year, while students attending fron out-of-state may pay something more like $13,120 per year.

About 50% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,044 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

The University of Montana

Missoula, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
507 Yearly Degrees
$7,430 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 6,975 undergraduates at UM, of which 5,654 are full-time, and there are 9,808 students altogether. It takes the average UM undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

Around 96% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

53% of UM students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,953 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.0% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $29,300 during the early-career years.

#2

Montana State University

Bozeman, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
383 Yearly Degrees
$7,371 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 16,218 students at MSU Bozeman in total, 14,230 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 12,026 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at MSU Bozeman is 4.7 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 81%. Of the accepted students, 55% are men and 45% are women.

Roughly 38% of students at MSU Bozeman take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,758 a year. MSU Bozeman has a 5.3% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from MSU Bozeman with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
191 Yearly Degrees
$5,980 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Montana State University - Billings is 4,000, of which 3,602 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,985 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Montana State University - Billings is 4.7 years.

Approximately 48% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,117 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.0% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Montana State University - Billings with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
66 Yearly Degrees
$3,507 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 331 full-time undergraduates at Helena College, and 1,324 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Roughly 43% of students at Helena College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,473 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,900 during the early-career years.

#5

Carroll College

Helena, Montana
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
65 Yearly Degrees
$37,262 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,100 undergraduates at Carroll Montana, of which 1,065 are full-time, and there are 1,108 students altogether. For undergraduates at Carroll Montana, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 73%. Of the accepted students, 41% are men and 59% are women.

Approximately 50% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,561 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,400 during the early-career years.

#6

Rocky Mountain College

Billings, Montana
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
54 Yearly Degrees
$30,586 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,014 students at Rocky in total, 839 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 816 are full-time. For undergraduates at Rocky, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

About 71% of students who apply get accepted. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

Approximately 72% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $8,205 a year. Rocky has a 7.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,100 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
50 Yearly Degrees
$5,955 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,024 students at Montana State University - Northern in total, 988 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 729 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Roughly 48% of students at Montana State University - Northern take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,441 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.4% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,600 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
48 Yearly Degrees
$7,397 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Montana Technological University is 1,650, of which 1,431 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,323 are full-time. For undergraduates at Montana Tech, the average graduation time is 4.7 years.

Around 97% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 63% are men and 37% are women.

Roughly 50% of students at Montana Tech take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,482 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.5% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,300 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
46 Yearly Degrees
$5,747 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,060 full-time undergraduates at Montana Western, and 1,334 students altogether. For undergraduates at Montana Western, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

About 52% of students who apply get accepted. Around 41% of accepted students are men, and 59% are women.

56% of Montana Western students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,924 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.1% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,000 during the early-career years.

#10

University of Providence

Great Falls, Montana
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
34 Yearly Degrees
$26,662 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,005 students at University of Providence in total, 790 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 528 are full-time. It takes the average University of Providence undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

Around 99% of students who apply get accepted. Around 32% of accepted students are men, and 68% are women.

Approximately 72% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $10,135 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from University of Providence is $28,800.

#11

Salish Kootenai College

Pablo, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
29 Yearly Degrees
$6,399 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 570 full-time undergraduates at SKC, and 716 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at SKC is 4.4 years.

15% of SKC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,899 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SKC is $20,100.

#12

Flathead Valley Community College

Kalispell, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
18 Yearly Degrees
$6,735 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 716 full-time undergraduates at Flathead Valley Community College, and 2,049 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Roughly 23% of students at Flathead Valley Community College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,922 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.7% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,700 during the early-career years.

#13

Miles Community College

Miles City, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
17 Yearly Degrees
$5,910 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 567 students at Miles Community College in total, 294 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

73% of Miles Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,823 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.3% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,800 during the early-career years.

#14

Little Big Horn College

Crow Agency, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
15 Yearly Degrees
$3,200 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 211 students at Little Big Horn College in total, 157 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Students who graduate from Little Big Horn College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $14,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
14 Yearly Degrees
$3,450 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,071 students at Great Falls College Montana State University in total, 478 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Roughly 50% of students at Great Falls College Montana State University take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,148 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Great Falls College Montana State University is $26,800.

#15

Stone Child College

Box Elder, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
14 Yearly Degrees
$2,645 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 147 full-time undergraduates at SCC, and 311 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SCC is $10,600.

Public Public vs. Private
10 Yearly Degrees
$3,589 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 293 full-time undergraduates at Highlands College of Montana Tech, and 679 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

Approximately 57% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,492 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.5% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,300 during the early-career years.

#18

Aaniiih Nakoda College

Harlem, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
7 Yearly Degrees
$2,410 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 143 students at Aaniiih Nakoda College in total, 94 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $14,500 during the early-career years.

#18

Blackfeet Community College

Browning, Montana
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
7 Yearly Degrees
$3,370 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 298 full-time undergraduates at BCC, and 417 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 29 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $11,900 during the early-career years.

#20

Fort Peck Community College

Poplar, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
6 Yearly Degrees
$2,250 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Fort Peck Community College is 328, which includes 164 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $14,800 during the early-career years.

#21

Chief Dull Knife College

Lame Deer, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
0 Yearly Degrees
$2,260 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

Students who graduate from Chief Dull Knife College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $12,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#21

Dawson Community College

Glendive, Montana
Public Public vs. Private
0 Yearly Degrees
$5,580 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 233 full-time undergraduates at DCC, and 377 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

58% of DCC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,375 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.5% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from DCC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $26,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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