Helena College University of Montana: Review & Facts

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Helena College University of Montana is a small two-year, public school with 1,455 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1939 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Helena, Montana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Helena College University of Montana.

Helena College University of Montana follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Accounting and Finance, Industrial Technologies, General Studies, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
50%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Helena College University of Montana is low at 50% (way below Montana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Helena College University of Montana is very low - 27%. Nearly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Helena College University of Montana is pretty good -- 13:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,500
Low
Average tuition prices are low, $7,600 per year. The additional fees at Helena College University of Montana beyond tuition are approximately $900; which comes to a total of $8,500 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Helena College University of Montana might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Helena College University of Montana is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Helena College University of Montana and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (406) 447-6900 or check Helena College University of Montana Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Helena College University of Montana offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Helena College 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Helena College University of Montana.

Based on the college crime data, Helena College University of Montana seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Helena College University of Montana Location and Maps



Post Address: Helena College University of Montana, 1115 N Roberts Street, Helena, Montana 59601, USA
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