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Highlands College of Montana Tech

Butte, MT 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate95%
Acceptance Rate95%

Highlands College of Montana Tech Admissions

Consult with Highlands College of Montana Tech's admissions department for more information on applying.

Highlands College of Montana Tech Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Highlands College of Montana Tech's admissions stats.

Highlands College of Montana Tech 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.0
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 1%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Highlands College of Montana Tech Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Highlands College of Montana Tech.

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

Applying Early to Highlands College of Montana Tech?


Highlands College of Montana Tech does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.


More on Highlands College of Montana Tech Admissions


How To Get Into Highlands College of Montana Tech

It is not competitive to get into Highlands College of Montana Tech. Highlands College of Montana Tech has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Highlands College of Montana Tech accepted 95% of students, about 368 of the 389 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Highlands College of Montana Tech, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

For applicants who are not residents of Montana, getting into Highlands College of Montana Tech is not competitive.

Transferring to Highlands College of Montana Tech

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Highlands College of Montana Tech

Highlands College of Montana Tech has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Highlands College of Montana Tech?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out. What does Highlands College of Montana Tech consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Highlands College of Montana Tech for more information on admission factors.

Highlands College of Montana Tech Application Requirements

To apply to Highlands College of Montana Tech, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Highlands College of Montana Tech's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements proof of immunization
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing


What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Highlands College of Montana Tech?

Students admitted to Highlands College of Montana Tech have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.

Out of all students that were admitted, 83% submitted a class rank. At Highlands College of Montana Tech 1% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 8% were in the top 25% and 34% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Highlands College of Montana Tech, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 1%
3.75 and 3.99 9%
3.50 and 3.74 13%
3.25 and 3.49 17%
3.00 and 3.24 18%
2.50 and 2.9 23%
2.00 and 2.49 15%

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 Highlands College of Montana Tech directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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

Highlands College of Montana Tech does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Highlands College of Montana Tech 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.

More Information on Transferring to Highlands College of Montana Tech

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Highlands College of Montana Tech. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Highlands College of Montana Tech during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term


Highlands College of Montana Tech Admissions FAQs


Can I defer my acceptance to Highlands College of Montana Tech?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Highlands College of Montana Tech.

Does Highlands College of Montana Tech accept transfer credits?

✅ Highlands College of Montana Tech accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Highlands College of Montana Tech accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Highlands College of Montana Tech accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Highlands College of Montana Tech accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Highlands College of Montana Tech?

✅ Highlands College of Montana Tech is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is Highlands College of Montana Tech's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Highlands College of Montana Tech is 95%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Highlands College of Montana Tech?

❌ Highlands College of Montana Tech does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Highlands College of Montana Tech?

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Admission Difficulty

Open Admission

95%

How hard is it to get into Highlands College of Montana Tech? Highlands College of Montana Tech is a open admission institution. The Highlands College of Montana Tech acceptance rate is 95%. This means that the institution accepts 94 out of every 100 applicants.

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Highlands College of Montana Tech Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Highlands College of Montana Tech is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Highlands College of Montana Tech is Continuous processing.

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

Highlands College of Montana Tech ACT Scores

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Highlands College of Montana Tech SAT Scores

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Highlands College of Montana Tech GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.03

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Highlands College of Montana Tech, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.03. 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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

679

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

95%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,589

Out-of-State

$9,392

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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