Montana Tech College of Technology

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School Overview

Montana Tech, located in Butte Montana, is a great choice for students interested in Technology education. The school has highly qualified faculty that are dedicated to seeing their students succeed.

Montana Tech is an active member of the local community and provides training for local businesses. It also collaborates with other educational institutions in order to help Montana Tech’s students’ educational growth.

Montana Tech provides its students with certifications and associate degrees in such areas as network technology, health, and business technology and trades like sustainable wind energy and automotive technology. The trade programs prepare students for their professional future as they are occupational-specific.

In addition, Montana Tech also aims to provide students with financial aid (for those who qualify), individualized attention, and job placement services. Part of the reason why they are able to accomplish all this is they keep their student-to-teacher ratio low in order to provide a better educational experience.

General Information

Admission Office

1300 West Park Street

Butte, MT 59701-8997

(406) 496-4256

(800) 445-8324

Fax: (406) 496-4710



Contact: Tony Campeau

Director of Enrollment Management
Main Address

1300 West Park Street

Butte, MT 59701

(800) 445-8324

www.mtech.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,293

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 504

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,086

Graduate enrollment: 109

Setting

Urban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Required: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is recommended

Very important admission factors:

Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores
Academic GPA

Rank in top half of graduating class, or graduate with minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, or achieve minimum composite score on ACT of 22, or minimum total score on SAT of 1530; meet math and English standards, and complete preparatory requirements.


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General B
Business information technology B
Medical receptionist C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,B,C
Computer Science B
Data Processing Technology C
Web/Multimedia Management A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering – General B
Environmental Engineering B
Geological Engineering B
Metallurgical Engineering B
Mining/Mineral Engineering B
Petroleum B
Software Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C

English Language & Literature

Technical/Business Writing B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Assistance A
Medical Informatics A,B
Nursing (RN) A,B
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Occupational Health/Industrial Hygiene B
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C
PreApprenticeship lineman program C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Historic Preservation/Conservation A
Interdisciplinary studies A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physical Sciences – General B

Precision Production Trades

Metals fabrication A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Montana Tech of the University of Montana Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(406) 496-4256
Website:www.mtech.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.mtech.edu/admissions/first-year/apply.htm
Address:1300 W Park St, Butte, MT 59701-8997
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,032
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):48%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,601 (79% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,561
Out-of-state Tuition:$19,984
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,873

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Montana Tech of the University of Montana Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Montana Tech of the University of Montana.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Engineering87
English Language and Literature/Letters111
Health Professions and Related Programs1241
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Physical Sciences211
Grand total2223111

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Montana Tech of the University of Montana.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Montana Tech of the University of Montana and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,561
Out-of-state$19,984
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,680
Out-of-state$18,387

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid24886%
Grant or scholarship aid21374%$5,873
Student loan aid11440%$5,304

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,18962%$6,372
Federal student loans80942%$6,764

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Montana Tech of the University of Montana. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Montana Tech of the University of Montana students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants614438176
Percent admitted100%90%85%
Percent admitted who enrolled33%33%34%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Montana Tech of the University of Montana Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,032
Undergraduate enrollment1,817
Graduate enrollment215

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Montana Tech of the University of Montana Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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