Highlands College of Montana Tech: Review & Facts

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Highlands College of Montana Tech is a small two-year, public school with 850 students enrolled. This school was established in 1893 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Butte, Montana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Fair
Highlands College of Montana Tech will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Highlands College of Montana Tech implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Electrical and Electronics, Installation and Repair, Accounting and Finance, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
62%
Fair
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Highlands College of Montana Tech student retention rate is relatively low at 62% (close to Montana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Highlands College of Montana Tech is very low - 21%. Approximately 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Highlands College of Montana Tech is pretty decent: 15:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,400
Low
Average tuition cost is low - about $7,500 a year. The additional fees at Highlands College of Montana Tech (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $900, which comes to a total of $8,400 per academic year.

Read the details about Highlands College of Montana Tech 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
Highlands College of Montana Tech might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Highlands College of Montana Tech is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Highlands College of Montana Tech and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (406) 496-3711 or check Highlands College of Montana Tech Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
Medium
Highlands College of Montana Tech provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Highlands College of Montana Tech, 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
A
Safe
Highlands College of Montana Tech offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: about $3,800 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Highlands College of Montana Tech seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Highlands College of Montana Tech Location and Maps



Post Address: Highlands College of Montana Tech, 25 Basin Creek Rd, Butte, Montana 59701, USA
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