The University of Montana: Review & Facts

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The University of Montana is a large four-year, public school with 13,045 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
121
Good
Several-month certificate, 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 121 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Medical, Education, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
73%
Good
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.

The student retention rate at The University of Montana is fair at 73% (above Montana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The University of Montana is below average: 51%.

Student to faculty ratio at The University of Montana is decent, 17:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,900
High
Average tuition pricing is high - around $22,000 a year. The additional fees at The University of Montana not covered by tuition are nearly $1,900; which comes to a total of $23,900 a year.

Read the details about The 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



Acceptance
Rate
91%
Easy
According to recent data, 5,600 applications were submitted and 5,097 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
$3,700
Medium
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
D-
Unsafe
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 $3,700 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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