The University of Montana: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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The University of Montana is a large four-year, public school with 14,950 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1893 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Missoula, Montana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
108
1-year certificate, associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at The University of Montana.

The University of Montana follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 108 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Medical, Sociology and Anthropology, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
74%
The student retention rate at The University of Montana is fair at 74% (well above Montana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The University of Montana is low: 44%.

Student to faculty ratio at The University of Montana is reasonably decent, 19:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,900
Average tuition pricing is high - around $20,200 a year. The additional fees at The University of Montana not covered by tuition are nearly $1,700; which comes to a total of $21,900 a year.

Read the details about The University of Montana additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
94%
According to recent data, 5,327 applications were submitted and 5,006 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at The University of Montana in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,200
The University of Montana provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The University of Montana, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
The University of Montana provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 3,500 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- around $3,200 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at The University of Montana. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, The University of Montana appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The University of Montana Location and Maps



Post Address: The University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
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