Tuition & Fees

$5,826

$18,091

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
10%
500-599
31%
400-499
56%
300-399
3%
600-699
14%
500-599
21%
400-499
55%
300-399
10%
30-36
2%
24-29
14%
18-23
47%
12-17
34%
6-11
3%
30-36
2%
24-29
19%
18-23
48%
12-17
31%
30-36
1%
24-29
16%
18-23
60%
12-17
23%
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undergraduateRatios

40%

60%

male

female

1
-

teacher

students

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Not Selective

99%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,476
Declined + 2
Total Received 1,478
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Public

3,972

undergraduate students

394

graduate students

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School Facts

Montana State University at Billings, founded in 1927, is a public university. Its 92-acre campus is located in Billings.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 4,366
Established in 1927
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CAHME (Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education)
•  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NWCCU (Northwest Comm. on Colleges and Universities)

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Billings, MT

112-acre campus in Billings (population: 110,323). Served by air and bus. Public transportation serves campus.

Montana State University — Billings
1500 University Drive
Billings, MT 59101

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
12%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
33%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
10%
Top 1/4
27%
Top 1/2
63%
Bottom 1/2
37%
Bottom 1/4
14%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
10%
500-599
31%
400-499
56%
300-399
3%
600-699
14%
500-599
21%
400-499
55%
300-399
10%
30-36
2%
24-29
14%
18-23
47%
12-17
34%
6-11
3%
30-36
2%
24-29
19%
18-23
48%
12-17
31%
30-36
1%
24-29
16%
18-23
60%
12-17
23%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $30
Common application accepted no
Application deadline March 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required of some

Not Selective

99%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,476
Declined + 2
Total Received 1,478

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work

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Admissions Contact

Cheri Johannes
Director of Admissions and Records
P: 406 657-2158
admissions@msubillings.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $4,397
Room & board $7,510
Additional fees $1,429
Books & supplies $1,460
Total $14,796
Average Financial Aid - $6,981
Total with Avg. Aid $7,815

Financial Aid

72%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$6,981

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $5,393,754
State $113,587
Institutional $991,638
Other external $366,000
Total $6,864,979

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $35,413
Institutional $523,725
Other external $213,905
Total $773,043

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track (indoor)
track (outdoor)
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Great Northwest Athletic Conference
Mascot
Yellowjacket
School colors
cobalt blue and yellow
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting Technology
Administrative Assistant
Allied Health
Applied Psychology
Applied Science
Applied Supervision
Art
Assistant Drafter
Athletic Training
Automotive Collision Repair Technology
Automotive Collision Repair/Refinishing
Automotive Refinishing Technology
Automotive Technology
Biology
Biology/Environmental Science
Biology/Medical Lab Science
Business Administration
Business Administration/Accounting
Business Administration/Finance
Business Administration/General Business
Business Administration/Information Systems
Business Administration/Management
Business Administration/Marketing
Chemistry
Communication
Communication Arts/Mass Communication
Communication Arts/Organizational
Computer Desktop/Network Support
Computer Programming/Application Development
Computer Systems Technology
Construction Technology/Carpentry
Criminal Justice
Diesel Technology
Education
Education/Curriculum/Instruction/K-8
Education/Early Childhood
Education/Interdisciplinary Studies
Education/Reading
Education/School Counseling
Educational Technology
Elementary Education
Elementary Education/Special Education
English
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Fire Science
General Studies
Health Administration
Health/Human Performance
Health/Human Performance/Health Promotion
History
Human Resource Management
Human Resources
Human Services
Liberal Studies
Mathematics
Medical Administrative Assistant
Medical Insurance Billing/Coding
Music
Music Performance
Networking Technology
Office Assistant
Paramedic
Political Science
Practical Nursing
Pre-Dental Hygiene
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Engineering Technology
Pre-Law
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Nursing
Pre-Pharmacy
Pre-Physical Therapy
Pre-Physician Assistant
Process Plant Technology
Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Relations
Radiologic Technology
Reading
Rehabilitation/Mental Health Counseling
Rehabilitation/Related Services
Secondary Education/Special Education
Social Science
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Special Education/Advanced Study
Special Education/General
Sport/Recreation/Fitness Management
Surgical Technology
Welding/Metal Fabrication Technology
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Undergraduate

91%

3,972
students

Female
60%
2,403

Male
40%
1,569

Graduate

9%

394
students

Female
79%
312

Male
21%
82

undergraduateFull-time

62%

2,500
students

Female
57%
1,419

Male
43%
1,081

undergraduatePart-time

38%

1,472
students

Female
67%
984

Male
33%
488

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
72%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

99%

Transfer applicants accepted

48%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

20

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 20
Countries most often represented Australia
Canada
China
Germany
Saudia Arabia
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Paul Foster
Director, International Studies
406 657-1705
paul.foster4@msubillings.edu

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