Montana Tech of the University of Montana

According to a school representative, originally chartered as the Montana State School of Mines, Montana Tech has evolved into a dynamic institution offers approximately 45 undergraduate degrees along with 15 minors, 10 certification degrees, 10 pre-professional career programs, and 1 doctoral program. With over just over 2,800 students, Montana Tech provides graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful, conduct basic and applied research, and provide related services to the citizens of Montana and beyond. Montana Tech takes pride in quality instruction provided by highly qualified faculty members. A 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of 20 facilitate the relationships that lead to student success. Students learn from professors, most with current industry experience. Over $1.7 million in scholarships are awarded to new students each year. The low cost of living and affordable housing in Butte is a huge benefit to Tech students. Tech is located in beautiful southwestern Montana with abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. Campus life is full of activities ranging from hikes to the M to live bands to various fun events in the residence halls. Life here is laid back and personal where you will be on a first-name basis with your professors. Classes are challenging with an emphasis on teamwork and collaboration. Outdoor recreation provides a great balance to the rigors of the course work at Montana Tech.Overlooking the city from the shoulder of Big Butte, Montana Tech's north campus can be seen for miles. Its tree-shaded perimeter encloses both the stately buildings of the Institution's past and the modern facilities reflecting its present and its future. Since its inception, Montana Tech has come a long way. The university has maintained an onward and upward tradition, which has earned it a reputation as one of the finest science, technology, engineering, and math universities in the country. Stressing a deep focus on achievement, Montana Tech provides the opportunity for students to be the solution.

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Public, Coed 1893 N/A Semester $32.9 million 1300 W. Park Street, Butte, MT 59701 (800) 445-8324
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87 100.0 Montana Butte 335