Four Year Colleges in Montana

The 2023 Directory of Montana Four Year Colleges and Costs

Montana Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Montana?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Montana was $12,938 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of $414 from the 2019-2020 average of $12,524 and represents a 3.31% annual increase. The list of Montana four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 10 four year colleges and universities in Montana, the most popular being Montana State University with 12,984 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $5,654. Carroll College is the most expensive four year school in Montana with an in-state tuition of $36,906.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Montana colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Montana or cheap Montana colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Montana Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Carroll College

Helena, Montana

$36,906 56 68
Montana State University

Bozeman, Montana

$5,654 52 40
Montana State University Billings

Billings, Montana

$4,485 NA NA
Montana State University Northern

Havre, Montana

$4,496 NA NA
Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Butte, Montana

$5,707 55 50
Rocky Mountain College

Billings, Montana

$30,725 47 49
Salish Kootenai College

Pablo, Montana

$5,076 NA NA
The University of Montana

Missoula, Montana

$5,352 49 32
The University of Montana Western

Dillon, Montana

$4,523 35 45
University of Great Falls

Great Falls, Montana

$26,462 NA NA