These are the best four year colleges in as ranked by CollegeSimply. This ranking is a subset of our national ranking of the best colleges in America. Our ranking methodology is purely statistical and not subjective in nature. Measuring factors include but are not limited to: student body intellect as indicated by admission scores, graduation rate and admission selectivity. In order to be considered for the ranking, a school must offer four year undergraduate degrees, selectively admit students and be a non-profit institution. Leading our 2018 ranking as the best college in is Carroll College.
|Rank||College||National Academic Rank1||National Selectivity Rank2||National Graduation Rank3|
|2||Montana State University||273||1,216||826|
|3||Rocky Mountain College||762||604||870|
|4||The University of Montana||395||1,388||978|
|5||Montana Tech of the University of Montana||463||1,339||1,179|
|6||University of Great Falls||1,480||457||1,459|
|7||Montana State University Northern||1,133||1,499||1,592|