Cost of Attendance
Montana State University (MSU), Bozeman, Montana, wants to spread education to all the candidates who have an urge to attain higher education. The tuition cost for each program may vary according to the technical requirements and other factors affecting the cost of the tuition. The average tuition cost for the various degree type is given below.
Total Average Tuition cost for Bachelors's Degree is $32,169.
For a Master's Degree, the total average tuition cost is $11,248.
And for the Graduate Certificate, the average tuition cost is $5,390.
Majors and Programs
Montana State University (MSU) offers more than 225 programs in high demand fields. To extend education to more number of students it also offers 13 programs across 8 disciplines in the online format. The majors provided include Agriculture, Human Service, Nursing, Science, Psychology, Education, and so on.
Some of the programs offered are given below:
Master of Science in Agricultural Education.
Master of Science in Mathematics.
Graduate Certificate in School Library Media Studies.
Graduate Certificate in Native American Studies.
Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies.
Master of Nursing.
The average annual cost of University varies depending upon the program an applicant applies for. The Total Cost to Attend Montana State University is $22,453 for In-state applicants and the amount rises up if we talk about Out-state applicants which is $40,169 annually.
The in-state tuition and fees cost are $7,277 while the out-state cost to attend is $24,993, $1,450 for books and supplies, $10,100 for room and board, and $3,626 for other expenses.
Avg. Net Price
$0 to $30,000
$30,001 to $48,000
$48,001 to $75,000
$75,001 to $110,000
We know that higher education is a one-time big investment that you make. In order to throw more light on the net price that you might have to bear while studying in this university, we have divided the data as per the family income groups.
The average reported annual net price for MSU for students receiving grants or scholarship aid is approximately $15,801. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and the average cost for room and board and other expenses.
A student having an annual family income of less than $30,000 might face an amount of $14,810 as the net price. You will find this amount to rise up to $15,506 in case of an income between the range of $30,001 - $48,000.
The net price increases gradually as we talk about higher income brackets. For example, a family income ranging from $48,001 - $75,000 might make your net price look $18,729 and for a range of $75,001 - $110,000 your net price will amount to $20,321 and $35,068 for income ranging above $20,464.
The total cost for tuition and fees for undergraduate in-state students is $17,377 and for the out-state students is $35,093, and it comprises room and board cost of $10,000 for both the in-state and out-state applicants. Tuition and fee cost for In-state applicants cost $7,277 and for Out-state applicants, its is $24,993.
The Graduate Tuition cost is $5,089 for In-state applicants and $18,159 for Out-state applicants and the fee comes up around $1,470 and $1,686 for both In-state and Out-state applicants respectively. College offers various online programs and the tuition cost to attend them varies depending upon at which course the student applied for.
The cost per credit hour for undergraduate students is $349. The cost slightly decreases each credit hour for the graduate students which is $396.
Housing is another major factor when it comes to choosing on-campus or off-campus housing. The on-campus and off-campus cost for room and board is $10,100. The other expenses cost for an on-campus and off-campus is the same which is $3,626.
Housing & Other Expenses
Room & Boards
Book & Supplies
Montana State University offers 13 online programs
Master of Education
Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Cost per credit: $ 449.15
Master of Science
Master of Science in Mathematics
Graduate Certificate in School Library Media Studies
Masters of Science in Science Education
Graduate Certificate in Nursing
Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education
Total Credits: 10
Master in Nursing
Total Cost : $ 1873
Cost per credit: $ 55.1
Total Credits: 34
Master of Science in Agricultural Education
Total Cost : $ 13475
Total Credits: 30
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies
Total Cost : $ 32169
Cost per credit: $ 536.15
Total Credits: 60
Graduate Certificate in Addiction Counseling
Total Cost : $ 5390
Total Credits: 12
Master of Science in Land Resources and Environmental Sciences
Graduate Certificate in Native American Studies
Master of Science in Health and Human Development - Family Financial Planning
Total Cost : $ 16169
Total Credits: 36
Graduate Certificate in Education
Graduate Certificate in Science Teaching
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