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Montana Technological University

Butte, MT 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate90%
Acceptance Rate90%

Montana Technological University Admissions

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Montana Technological University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Montana Technological University's admissions stats.

Montana Technological University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 21%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 10%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 93%
Waitlist No

Montana Technological University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Montana Technological University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Considering Applying Early to Montana Technological University?

Montana Technological University does not offer early decision or early action.

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Is Montana Technological University Difficult To Get Into?

Montana Technological University is a moderately difficult school to get into. Montana Technological University has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Montana Technological University accepted 90% of all applicants, approximately 1,432 from the 1,594 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Montana Technological University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transferring to Montana Technological University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Montana Technological University

Montana Technological University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Montana Technological University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Montana Technological University

What does Montana Technological University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Considered

Make sure to check with Montana Technological University for more information on admission factors.

Montana Technological University Application Requirements

To apply to Montana Technological University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Montana Technological University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5
Other Requirements proof of immunization
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Montana Technological University?

Students admitted to Montana Technological University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

Out of all students that were admitted, 99% submitted a class rank. At Montana Technological University 21% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 49% were in the top 25% and 81% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Montana Technological University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 8%
3.75 and 3.99 34%
3.50 and 3.74 20%
3.25 and 3.49 18%
3.00 and 3.24 9%
2.50 and 2.9 9%
2.00 and 2.49 2%

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Montana Technological University directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Montana Technological University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Montana Technological University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 10% of Montana Technological University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 93% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Montana Technological University?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Montana Technological University students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 540 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Montana Technological University students scored 660 or higher, and 75% scored a 540 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Montana Technological University?

To be most competitive at Montana Technological University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 27 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Montana Technological University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.

A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Montana Technological University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Montana Technological University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Montana Technological University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Montana Technological University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Montana Technological University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Montana Technological University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Montana Technological University.

Does Montana Technological University accept transfer credits?

✅ Montana Technological University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Montana Technological University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Montana Technological University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Montana Technological University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Montana Technological University?

✅ Montana Technological University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Montana Technological University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Montana Technological University is 90%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Montana Technological University?

❌ Montana Technological University does not offer early decision.

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Montana Technological University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Montana Technological University? Montana Technological University is a somewhat selective institution. The Montana Technological University acceptance rate is 90%. This means that the institution accepts 89 out of every 100 applicants.


Montana Technological University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Montana Technological University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Montana Technological University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Montana Technological University ACT Scores


ACT Range

20 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

27 and Above


20 to 27


20 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Montana Technological University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Montana Technological University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Montana Technological University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

550 - 630


Reading SAT Range

540 - 660

Montana Technological University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Montana Technological University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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