University of Montana requires at least 120 to complete a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at University of Montana, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. University of Montana accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, University of Montana does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 49% of students who start college at University of Montana finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
University of Montana offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: University of Montana may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
University of Montana has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with University of Montana directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, University of Montana students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at University of Montana.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
University of Montana does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at University of Montana
University of Montana offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.
✅ University of Montana does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ University of Montana has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ University of Montana offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ University of Montana offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at University of Montana.
🟨 University of Montana does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
For more information on possible dual degree options at University of Montana, contact the university directly.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does University of Montana have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
University of Montana has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at University of Montana include:
•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus
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