School Overview

Montana State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Bozeman, Montana. MSU ranked 150th in National Universities and 1st in Montana Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 16,218 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. MSU's acceptance rate is 73.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Montana State University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Contact Information
AddressMontana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Montana State University is 73.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.84%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate73.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.84 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

MSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,528 for Montana residents and $28,264 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $6,805 for Montana residents and $22,391 for out-of-students.
Montana ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,528$28,264
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,805$22,391
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 16,218 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,848 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MSU has 14,230 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,988 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students16,218
Undergraduate Students14,230
Graduate Students1,988
Online Enrollment1,848

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs174 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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