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Montana Technological University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$17,567 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,919 tuition
$9,656 on campus room & board
$1,350 books and supplies
$1,642 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$30,990 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$18,263 tuition
$9,656 on campus room & board
$1,350 books and supplies
$1,721 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$4,251 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
86% of students receive aid
28% get federal aid ($3,995 avg)
23% get state aid ($1,672 avg)
65% get institn'l aid ($4,251 avg)
41% get loans ($5,638 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 0.498% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.41% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,873 74%
Federal Grant Aid $3,995 28%
Pell Grants $3,764 22%
Other Federal Grants $1,000 1%
Institution Grant Aid $4,251 65%
State Grant Aid $1,672 23%
Student Loans $5,638 41%
Federal Loans $4,885 40%
Other Loans $9,552 2%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$2,924 R R
$4,000 R R
$20,000 R R
$500 R R
$20,500 R R
$8,000 R R
$1,000 R R
$1,500 R R
$1,000 R R
$2,500 R R
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Montana Technological University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1300 W Park St
Butte, MT 59701-8997
(406) 496-4256
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $296
Out of State $885


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Colton from East Helena, MT
  • I am a current student here

    Montana Tech is by far the cheapest school you can go to next to a community college. The education you get here, especially for engineering or mining is the best in the Western Hemisphere and a top school around the world. Plus getting a job after college is one of the easiest challenges.

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  • 5
  • Sheldon Cooper
  • I am a current student here

    It would be difficult to find a more financially reasonable university. The first two years, students can enroll through Montana Tech: Highlands, and save half the tuition. It means a couple of extra classes (preparatory), but saves thousands.

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  • 5
  • Kyle from Butte, MT
  • I am a current student here

    The value of the education receive is incomparable. Montana Tech of the University of Montana offers several scholarships. If a person maintains their grades there are scholarships available.

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