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up arrowAffiliated Campuses

On July 1, 1994, the Montana Board of Regents of Higher Education restructured the state's colleges and universities into two umbrella universities, Montana State University and the University of Montana. MSU is the home campus for Montana State University, with the following affiliates:

Some data for schools in the Montana University System are available through the MUS website. Some data vary, according to when they were generated. MSU's websites generally use Fall semester 15th class day snapshot files for our reporting.



Up Arrow Accreditation

MSU-Billings has been accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges (NWCCU). Eligible professional programs within the University are accredited by the following agencies:

  • National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
  • National Association of Schools of Music
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The College of Technology is accredited by the following agencies:

  • National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence
  • Montana Board of Nursing


Up Arrow Term Calendar

Academic Year 2014-2015

http://www.msubillings.edu/newscal/calendar.htm



Up Arrow Enrollment by College

Headcount enrollment in fall of 2014 was 4,781 students.

College Undergrad Graduate Total
Arts & Sciences 1,263 55 1,318
Business 741 0 741
Education 331 199 530
Allied Health Professions 471 109 580
City College 1,279 0 1,279
No College Designated 268 65 333
Total 4,353 428 4,781


Up Arrow Full and Part Time Enrollment

The fall semester of 2014 had a total enrollment of 4,781 students. Of these, 3,213 (67.2%) attended full time and 1,568 (32.8%) attended part time.

University Campus
Undergraduates
  Full Time   Part Time   Total   TOTAL
Male Female Male Female Male Female
Non-degree 11 10 8 17 19 27 46
First-Time Freshmen 189 304 12 33 201 337 538
Continuing Freshmen 146 207 46 72 192 279 471
Sophomores 153 241 38 77 191 318 509
Juniors 166 301 19 80 185 381 566
Seniors 194 400 91 182 285 582 867
Post Baccalaureate 8 23 12 34 20 57 77
       Subtotal 867 1,486 226 495 1,093 1,981 3,074
Graduates Male Female Male Female Male Female TOTAL
Master's Candidates 43 120 38 133 81 253 334
Non-degree Graduates 1 5 27 61 28 66 94
      Subtotal 44 125 65 194 109 319 428
Total University Campus 911 1,611 291 689 1,202 2,300 3,502
City College Male Female Male Female Male Female TOTAL
First-Time Freshman 128 83 17 16 145 99 244
Continuing Freshman 78 76 26 98 104 174 278
Sophomores 111 68 19 71 130 139 269
Others 61 62 44 98 105 160 265
Early High School 11 13 69 130 80 143 223
      Subtotal 389 302 175 413 564 715 1279
Total MSU-Billings 1,300 1,913 466 1,102 1,766 3,015 4,781
               


Up Arrow Student Demographics

The student body attending fall semester of 2014 had the following characteristics:

Sex UNIV CC Total %
Male 1,202 564 1,766 36.9%
Female 2,300 715 3,015 63.1%
Race/Ethnicity (IPEDS methodology) UNIV CC Total %
African American 41 13 54 1.1%
Asian American 42 7 49 1.0%
Hispanic American 176 45 221 4.6%
American Indian 135 57 192 4.0%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 13 1 14 0.3%
Caucasian 2,843 1,085 3,928 82.2%
Multi-Racial 79 36 115 2.4%
Unknown 42 21 63 1.3%
Non-Resident Alien 131 14 145 3.0%
Age Undergraduate UNIV CC    
Average 25.1 24.2    
Fee Status UNIV CC Total %
Resident 3,016 1,202 4,218 88.2%
WUE 273 47 320 6.7%
Non-Resident 213 30 243 5.1%
Geographic Region UNIV CC Total %
Yellowstone County 1,691 838 2,529 52.9%
Other Montana 1,228 365 1,593 33.3%
Out-of-State 452 62 514 10.8%
Non-Resident Alien 131 14 145 3.0%

Race/Ethnicity as reported to IPEDS.

Geographic origin is not the same as fee status. Students may come from other states and establish residency in Montana, and students from Montana whose parents are residents of other states may not have resident fee status.

Students attending MSU-Billings in fall of 2014 originally came from 55 counties in Montana, 42 U.S. states, and 22 foreign countries.



Up Arrow Degrees Awarded

Degree counts do NOT include counts of second majors.

History of Degrees Award by Type
University
Campus
  2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
Associate Degrees 21 29 33 32 40 32 25 33
Bachelor's Degrees 474 502 491 504 492 465 518 469
Master's Degrees 110 121 106 128 125 152 139 127
Total SR Degrees 605 652 630 664 657 649 682 629
     
City College 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
Certificates
29 31 32 28 29 36 26 26
Associate Degrees 174 203 189 196 211 291 259 240
Total CC Degrees 203 234 221 224 240 327 285 266
     
Grand Total Degrees 808 886 851 888 897 976 967 895


Up Arrow Academic Programs

MSU-Billings offers the following degree offerings:

  • 14 Certificates of Applied Science
  • 33 Associate (which includes 1 ASN, 14 AA/AS and 18 AAS)
  • 28 Bachelor's
  • 17 Master's

For more information on specific programs, visit Degrees & Majors:



Up Arrow Athletics

MSU Billings is a member of the NCAA II Great Northwest Conference.

  • Men compete in baseball, basketball, track & field, cross country, golf, soccer, and tennis.
  • Women compete in basketball, volleyball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, track & field, and volleyball.

The school colors are blue and gold, and teams are called "The Yellowjackets."

For more information about Yellowjacket Athletics, contact

Ms. Krista Monteque
Director of Athletics
Montana State University Billings
1500 University Drive
Billings, MT  59101
or visit Yellowjacket Athletics online.


Up Arrow Undergraduate Student Expenses for 2014-2015

Financial Aid Services and the Business Office estimate the following expenses for a full-time undergraduate student attending school during fall and spring semesters:

 

2014-2015

University Campus

In-State Out-of-State WUE
Tuition/Fees* $5,780 $17,466 $8,102
Room/Board $6,980 $6,980 $6,980
Books/Supplies $1,460 $1,460 $1,460
Total $14,220 $25,906 $16,542

 

 

2014-2015

City College

In-State Out-of-State WUE
Tuition/Fees* $3,782 $7,879 $5,143
Room/Board $6,980 $6,980 $6,980
Books/Supplies $1,460 $1,460 $1,460
Total $12,222 $16,319 $13,583

*Tuition is subject to change by the Montana Board of Regents of Higher Education. All online courses are subject to an additional $20.00 per credit fee up to a maximum of $240.00. If you have any questions about the current fees, please call the Business Office at (406) 657-2301.

**The Western Undergraduate Exchange is available to qualifying students from AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID,NV, NM, ND, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY and Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands.

For more information, please consult the detailed fee schedules for 2014-2015 (Money Matters)



Up Arrow Financial Aid & Scholarships

Please visit Financial Aid online for more information about aid available through Montana State University Billings.

Please visit Scholarships online for more information about scholarships available through Montana State University Billings.



Up Arrow General Operations Revenue and Expenditures

The following represent the current unrestricted actual revenues and expenditures for Fiscal Year 2014.

Tuition & Fees $20,545,117 48.4% Instruction $19,710,106 46.6%
State Allocations $20,580,150 48.5% Research $143,790 0.3%
General Fund $1,321,138 3.1% Public Service $382,003 0.9%
Total $42,446,405 100% Academic Support $3,667,966 8.7%
Student Services $5,592,755 13.2%
Institutional Support $4,240,695 10.0%
Physical Plant $6,010,747 14.2%
Scholarships $2,541,394 6.0%
Total $42,289,456 100%

For additional details see:
http://www.msubillings.edu/BudgetOffice/PDF/2015_Budget_Resource.pdf



Up Arrow Employees

As of November 1, 2013 MSU Billings employed 494 full time faculty and staff, 193 part time faculty and staff and 23 graduate assistants.

Number of Employees Full Time   Tenured   Tenure Track   No Tenure   TOTAL
Instruction/Faculty 80 47 38 165
Executive/Administrative 0 0 79 79
Other Professionals 0 0 98 98
Technical & Paraprofessionals 0 0 25 25
Office/Admin Support 0 0 66 66
Skilled crafts 0 0 12 12
Service/Maintenance 0 0 49 49
Subtotal 80 47 367 494
Number of Employees Part Time Tenured Tenure Track No Tenure TOTAL
Instruction/Faculty 0 0 177 177
Executive/Administrative 0 0 0 0
Other Professionals 0 0 10 10
Technical & Paraprofessionals 0 0 2 2
Office/Admin Support 0 0 4 4
Skilled crafts 0 0 0 0
Service/Maintenance 0 0 0 0
Graduate Assistant 0 0 23 23
Subtotal 0 0 216 216
Total MSU-Billings 80 47 583 710


Up Arrows Information Contacts

Admissions and Records 406-657-2158
Campus Operator 406-657-2011
Career Services 406-657-2168
Chancellor's Office 406-657-2300
Financial Aid Services 406-657-2188
Housing & Residence Life 406-657-2333
Information Technology Help Desk 406-247-5700
MSU-Billings Athletics 406-657-2369
MSU-Billings Foundation 406-657-2244
New Student Services 406-657-2888
Provost's Office 406-657-2367
Registrar 406-657-2158
University Relations 406-657-2266

Please see our online directories for phone numbers and e-mail addresses for individual faculty, staff, and administration.

 


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