The Best Montana Colleges

The Best Colleges in Montana for 2022

These are the top ranked public and private four-year colleges in Montana as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the list for 2022 as the best overall college in Montana is Carroll College. The top rated public state college is Montana Tech of the University of Montana. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


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Carroll College
C
Helena, MT
Carroll College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in Montana

  • 1,108enrollment
  • $24,037net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1290SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

Montana Tech of the University of Montana
M
Butte, MT
 
Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Montana

  • 1,650enrollment
  • $14,618net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1295SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Montana State University
M
Bozeman, MT
Montana State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Montana

  • 16,218enrollment
  • $17,656net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1320SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

Rocky Mountain College
R
Billings, MT
Rocky Mountain College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Private Colleges in Montana

  • 1,014enrollment
  • $20,615net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 918-1138SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

The University of Montana
M
Missoula, MT
The University of Montana

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Montana

  • 9,808enrollment
  • $15,220net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

The University of Montana Western
M
Dillon, MT
 
The University of Montana Western

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Montana

  • 1,334enrollment
  • $11,679net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 890-1120SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

University of Great Falls
G
Great Falls, MT
 
University of Great Falls

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Montana

  • 1,005enrollment
  • $25,023net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 830-1010SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1