Montana Technological University: Statistics

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#807 of 2,624 In North America
#740 of 2,523 In the United States
#3 of 12 In Montana
#233 of 1,038 For Petroleum Engineering

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
91%
Average SAT
1170
Average ACT
24
Aid receiving
91%
Undergraduates
1,493
Graduates
221
Male:Female Ratio
63:37
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
mtech.edu

Montana Technological University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 91% 92% 89%
Applicants 940 648 292
Admissions 855 596 259
Freshmen enrolled full time 273 175 98
Freshmen enrolled part time 2 1 1

394 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

143 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
44 or 16%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1080
or below

75% of them
had 1260
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Montana Technological University are 1080-1260 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
231 or 84%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Montana Technological University are 21-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1338 (79%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 149 (9%)
Nonresident Alien 120 (7%)
Hispanic 29 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 21 (1%)
Asian 20 (1%)
Black or African American 18 (1%)
Two or more races 5 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$7,102
Students receiving aid
91%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $5,707$4,706
Tuition in-state $5,707$4,706
Tuition out-of-state $20,791$18,035
Fee in-district $1,724$1,348
Fee in-state $1,724$1,348
Fee out-of-state $1,804$1,407

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 452
Combined charge for room and board $9,996
Room charge $4,534
Meal charge $5,462

Montana Technological University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Engineering, General 75 3
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene 25 43
Petroleum Engineering 65 2
Mechanical Engineering 59
Business & Commerce, General 47
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 45
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 18 2
Civil Engineering, General 17
Mining and Mineral Engineering 13 3
Metallurgical Engineering 12 4
Environmental & Environmental Health Engineering 8 7
Geological & Geophysical Engineering 15
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 13
Geological and Earth Sciences & Geosciences, Other 13
Computer Science 10
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 8
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 1 6
Health and Wellness, General 6
Mathematics, General 5
Engineering, Other 5
Medical Informatics 1 2
Computer Software Engineering 3
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 3
Materials Science 3
Mathematics and Statistics, Other 2
Chemistry, General 1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Grand Total 1 453 89 3
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 54% 51% 61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,064
Citations
16,674

Publication / Citation count by topic

Engineering
415 / 7,240
Environmental Science
367 / 6,489
Chemistry
247 / 5,821
Physics
162 / 2,872
Geology
150 / 2,755
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
143 / 937
Materials Science
141 / 2,718
Biology
96 / 3,645
Medicine
87 / 1,206
Business
84 / 398
Computer Science
73 / 757
Hydrology and Water resources management
56 / 1,379
Automation and Control engineering
54 / 1,736
Environmental Management
51 / 792
Earth science and Geophysics
48 / 426
Metallurgical Engineering
48 / 445
Ecology
44 / 769
Mathematics
40 / 498
Art & Design
39 / 237
Environmental Chemistry
36 / 1,618
Geography and Cartography
33 / 50
Political Science
33 / 0
Psychology
31 / 314
Electronic Engineering
29 / 668
Geotechnical Engineering
28 / 326
Inorganic Chemistry
27 / 364
Petroleum Engineering
26 / 428
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
26 / 169
Petrology and Geochemistry
25 / 644
Demography
25 / 575
Chemical Engineering
21 / 331
Electrical Engineering
20 / 375
Environmental Engineering
20 / 478
Occupational Safety and Health
20 / 106
Nanotechnology
18 / 1,769
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
17 / 248
Law
17 / 2
Communications and Public Relations
16 / 21
Physical Therapy
16 / 186
Computational Linguistics
16 / 471

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 1 1
1991 3 1
1992 5 3
1993 1 5
1994 2 11
1995 6 5
1996 6 11
1997 16 14
1998 10 23
1999 11 48
2000 20 38
2001 16 57
2002 17 65
2003 21 107
2004 13 110
2005 31 206
2006 28 276
2007 34 368
2008 31 471
2009 41 612
2010 47 801
2011 31 930
2012 62 1017
2013 69 1002
2014 68 1161
2015 127 1255
2016 96 1302
2017 49 1374
2018 57 1270
2019 50 1500
2020 65 1847

Notable alumni

  1. Arnold Olsen

    Arnold Olsen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1916-1990 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Arnold Olsen was a U.S. Democratic politician who served as the Attorney General of Montana from 1949 to 1957, and as a member of the United States House of Representatives from Montana's 1st congressional district from 1961 to 1971.

  2. Christina Hulbe

    Christina Hulbe
    Enrolled in Montana Technological University
    1985-1990 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    geologistgeophysicisteducatorresearcher
    Biography

    Christina Hulbe, an Antarctic researcher, as of 2016 serves as Professor and Dean of Surveying at the University of Otago in New Zealand. She was previously Chair of the Geology Department at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. She leads the NZARI project to drill through the Ross Ice Shelf and is the namesake of the Hulbe glacier.

General info

Alternative names MTECH
Founded 1899
Motto De Re Metallica
Of The Metals
Colors green, copper
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff 357
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 1300 W Park St
Butte, Montana, 59701-8997
United States
City population 34,000
Phone 4064964256

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