Top Universities in Montana

Montana State University is rated as the No. 1 college in the nation for undergrads angling for an education near trout streams, according to Fly Rod & Reel magazine. It is ranked 95th in the list of US Best Graduate Nursing Programs in 2007 US News & World Report.

Montana State University in Bozeman is placed in the top tier of US research institutions by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. It is one of 96 research universities with "very high research activity".

The University of Montana, Missoula (UM) is listed in Princeton Review's 2009 edition of "The Best 368 Colleges". It was named to Princeton Review's "Colleges with a Conscience".

Carroll College is one of the top nationally ranked private catholic liberal arts colleges, offering outstanding and affordable education that positions students aggressively for successful job placement and admission to graduate, law and medical schools.

Rocky Mountain College has earned a top 10 ranking among Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the West.

List of colleges and universities in Montana:
Carroll College
Rocky Mountain College
Salish Kootenai College
Little Big Horn College
University of Great Falls
Montana State University System
  - Billings
  - Bozeman
  - Northern
  - Dawson Community College
University of Montana System
  - Montana Tech
  - University of Montana-Missoula
  - University of Montana-Western
  - University of Montana Helena College of Technology

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The University of Montana delivers consistently challenging academics and receives high marks on student life, making it one of the more sought-after admissions in the Northwestern university system.