University of Great Falls

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General Information

Admission Office

1301 20th Street South

Great Falls, MT 59405

(406) 791-5200

(800) 856-9544

Fax: (406) 791-5209

Contact: April Clutter

Assistant Director of Admissions
Main Address

1301 20th Street South

Great Falls, MT 59405

(406) 761-8210

Total undergrads: 647

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 120

Degree-seeking undergrads: 647

Graduate enrollment: 73


Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 83%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 62%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Botany B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting/Business Management B
Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics B
Computer Networking/Telecommunications B
Computer Programming – General B
Computer Programming – Specific Applications B
Computer Science B
Computer Systems Analysis B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Computer/Systems Security B
Data Processing Technology B
Networking/LAN/WAN Management B
System Administration B


Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education A,B
Education of Gifted/Talented B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education A,B
Mathematics Education B
Physical Education B
Psychology Teacher Education B
Reading Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Preveterinary Medicine B
Substance Abuse Counseling A,B


History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B


Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Corrections B
Criminal Justice Studies A,B
Forensic Technologies B
Juvenile Corrections B
Police Science B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels 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.

University of Providence Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (406) 761-8210
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 1301 Twentieth St S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4996
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 998
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 47%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 449 (45% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $26,242
Out-of-state Tuition: $26,242
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $16,164

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

University of Providence Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Providence.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 4
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 2111
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 121
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 21
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 23254

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Providence 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $26,242
Out-of-state $26,242
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $14,000
Out-of-state $14,000

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 135 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 134 99% $16,164
Student loan aid 99 73% $10,553

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 513 59% $15,404
Federal student loans 340 39% $8,344

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 386 121 265
Percent admitted 100% 51% 57%
Percent admitted who enrolled 27% 36% 23%

Admissions Considerations

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

University of Providence Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 998
Undergraduate enrollment 785
Graduate enrollment 213

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

University of Providence Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate 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. 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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