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Montana State University - Northern Overview

Located in Havre, Montana, Montana State University - Northern is a public institution. Havre is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

What Is Montana State University - Northern Known For?

271 Undergraduate Awards
$23,581 Avg Cost After Aid
100% Acceptance Rate
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the master's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Montana State University - Northern.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

Where Is Montana State University - Northern?

Location of Montana State University - Northern

Contact details for Montana State University - Northern are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 300 W 11Th St, Havre, MT 59501
Phone: 406-265-3700
Website: www.msun.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Montana-State-University-Northern/192763207403635
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MSUNorthern

How Do I Get Into Montana State University - Northern?

You can apply to Montana State University - Northern online at: https://www.msun.edu/future/apply.aspx

Admission Requirements for Montana State University - Northern

Submission Required?
High School GPA recommended
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript recommended
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores recommended
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Montana State University - Northern?

100% Acceptance Rate
33% Of Accepted Are Women
Montana State University - Northern has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.Approximately 66% of accepted students are men and 33% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 100%, and the acceptance rate for women is 100%.

Can I Afford Montana State University - Northern?

$23,581 Net Price
58% Take Out Loans
13.9% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Montana State University - Northern is $23,581. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Montana State University - Northern, approximately 58% of students took out student loans averaging $5,495 a year. That adds up to $21,980 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Montana State University - Northern is 13.9%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Montana State University - Northern Undergraduate Student Diversity

811 Full-Time Undergraduates
39% Women
26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,031 undergraduate students at Montana State University - Northern, with 811 being full-time and 220 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Montana State University - Northern

There are also 59 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 811 full-time undergraduates at Montana State University - Northern, 61% are male and 39% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Montana State University - Northern

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Montana State University - Northern students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Montana State University - Northern Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 4
Black or African American 20
Hispanic or Latino 42
White 592
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 153

Geographic Diversity

Montana students aren't the only ones who study at Montana State University - Northern. At this time, 13 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at Montana State University - Northern

216 Took All Classes Online
566 Took At Least One Class Online
6.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 3 bachelor’s degree and 1 master’s degree programs available online at Montana State University - Northern. In 2017-2018, 566 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Montana State University - Northern has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 7th most popular in Montana for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Montana State University - Northern

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Montana State University - Northern was 6.2%. This is the #1,587 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Montana State University - Northern regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Montana State University - Northern majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Business Administration & Management 46%
Business, Management & Marketing 46%
Criminal Justice & Corrections 33%
Health Professions 70%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 33%
Nursing 70%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Montana State University - Northern ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Montana State University - Northern.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Community Organization & Advocacy #3
Teacher Education Subject Specific #139
Public Administration & Social Service #146
Criminal Justice & Corrections #277
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #315
Nursing #346
Education #444

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Montana State University - Northern Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 36 4 28 0 68
Nursing 30 0 14 0 44
Business Administration & Management 2 0 35 0 37
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 0 24 0 24
Agricultural Mechanization 17 0 0 0 17
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 16 0 0 0 16
Agricultural Economics & Business 4 0 9 0 13
Precision Metal Working 0 12 0 0 12
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 2 8 10
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 0 9 0 9
Student Counseling 0 0 0 8 8
Health & Physical Education 0 0 8 0 8
General Biology 0 0 6 0 6
Civil Engineering Technology 1 0 5 0 6
Liberal Arts General Studies 4 0 1 0 5
Plumbing & Water Supply 4 0 0 0 4
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0 0
Electronics Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0 0
Environmental Control Technology 0 0 0 0 0
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 0 0 0 0
Community Organization & Advocacy 0 0 0 0 0
Design & Applied Arts 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 114 16 141 16 287

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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