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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
$16,153 Out-of-State
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
528 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
74% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
59 Graduates

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The median in-state tuition at Montana State University-Northern is $3,953, which is $3,038 less than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $16,153, which is 408% of the cost for in-state students, and is $2,223 less than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,523.

In 2016, 66% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 54% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Montana State University-Northern received 528 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 11.6% annual growth. Out of those 528 applicants, 528 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 100% acceptance rate.

There were 1,207 students enrolled at Montana State University-Northern in 2016, and 14% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Montana State University-Northern has an overall enrollment yield of 47.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

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Montana State University-Northern has a total enrollment of 1,207 students. The full-time enrollment at Montana State University-Northern is 893 students and the part-time enrollment is 314. This means that 74% of students enrolled at Montana State University-Northern are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Montana State University-Northern, both undergraduate and graduate, is 75.9% White, 13.4% American Indian or Alaska Native, 2.65% Black or African American, 2.24% Hispanic or Latino, 0.66% Two or More Races, 0.66% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.5% Asian.

Students enrolled at Montana State University-Northern in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (36.2%), followed by White Female (20%) and American Indian or Alaska Native Female (5.47%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (0.08%), followed by Black or African American Male (N/A) and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders Male (N/A).

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In 2016, 7 more women than men graduated from Montana State University-Northern. The majority of students graduating from Montana State University-Northern are White. These 194 graduates mean that there were 9.7 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, American Indian, with 20 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Montana State University-Northern is Registered Nursing with 27 graduates, followed by Other Business Administration, Management, & Operations with 18 graduates and Diesel Mechanics Technology with 18 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Montana State University-Northern, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Agriculture, with 15 graduates, followed by Mechanical Technologies with 40 graduates and Engineering Technologies with 16 graduates.


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Montana State University-Northern has an endowment valued at nearly $4.81M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $9,423 (0.2%), compared to the 1.02% average return ($343,877 on $33.6M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2015, Montana State University-Northern had a total expenditure of $25.3M. Of that $25.3M, they spent $11.1M on salaries and $4.09M on benefits.

Montana State University-Northern employs 21 Assistant professors, 15 Professors, and 14 Associate professors. Most academics at Montana State University-Northern are Male Assistant professors (14), Male Professors (12), and Male Associate professors (8).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Montana State University-Northern are: Management, with 34 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 22 employees, and Service with 20 employees.



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