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Montana State University-Northern: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Montana State University-Northern

Website: http://WWW.MSUN.EDU
Address: 300 W 11th St , Havre , Montana - 59501
Phone: (406) 265-3700
Type
Four or more years Public
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Remote Town
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Frontier Conference
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $30
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
332
201
131
Percent admitted
70%
71%
69%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
94%
95%
93%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
405
500
SAT Math
403
518
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
17
22
ACT English
15
21
ACT Math
16
22
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $3,586
Out-of-state tuition $13,972
Books and supplies $1,200
On-campus room and board $8,000
On-campus other expenses $3,000
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
96%
-
Federal grant aid
54%
$3,092
State or local grant aid
47%
$1,560
Institutional grant aid
48%
-
Loan aid
59%
$3,850
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
1,217
47%
53%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 1,136
Estimated graduates enrolled 81
Undergraduates 24 years old 69%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 31%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 30%
Men 36%
Women 24%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 13%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 26%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 29%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees          
In-state $4,840 $4,840 $4,840 $5,080 5.0%
Out-of-state $13,400 $13,400 $13,400 $14,070 5.0%
Books and supplies $1,200 $1,200 $1,200 $1,200 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 0.0%
Other $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 0.0%
Other $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
In-state          
On Campus $17,040 $17,040 $17,040 $17,280 1.4%
Off Campus $17,040 $17,040 $17,040 $17,280 1.4%
Off Campus with Family $9,040 $9,040 $9,040 $9,280 2.7%
Out-of-state          
On Campus $25,600 $25,600 $25,600 $26,270 2.6%
Off Campus $25,600 $25,600 $25,600 $26,270 2.6%
Off Campus with Family $17,600 $17,600 $17,600 $18,270 3.8%
 

Map & Directions

Map of Montana State University-Northern

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $30
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 416 269 147
Percent admitted 77% 78% 76%
Percent admitted who enrolled 80% 81% 77%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Formal demonstration of competencies   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 29 11%
ACT 178 70%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 395 503
SAT Math 450 550
SAT Writing 380 463
ACT Composite 17 22
ACT English 15 21
ACT Math 16 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities 4/1/1932 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools 3/20/2003 - 6/30/2008 Resigned
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools 3/20/2003 - 6/30/2008 Resigned
National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program 10/1/1991 -   Accredited
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs 5/1/1992 -   Accredited