Highlands College of Montana Tech

Highlands College of Montana Tech is a Public, 2-4 years school located in Butte, MT. The 2023 average tuition & fees is $9,642 over its programs in average.
The school has a total enrollment of 655 and it offers 13 programs(1 online programs). By program type, it has 4 1-year certificate, 9 2-years certificate, and 14 associate programs.
Last year, a total of 123 students completed and earned certificate or associate degree at Highlands College of Montana Tech.

2023 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs

The average undergraduate tuition & fees at Highlands College of Montana Tech is $9,642 for academic year 2022-2023. The amount is the average costs over all degree programs and the vocational program tuition may be lower than the average cost.
Highlands College of Montana Tech offers the alternative tuition plans .
86% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $2,046 (exclude student loans).
Highlands College of Montana Tech 2023 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$9,642
Average Financial Amount$2,046

Offered Career / Vocational Programs and Completers

Highlands College of Montana Tech offers 13 vocational programs for Less than 1-Year Certificate and 1-2 Years Certificate programs. The following table lists number of programs by offered type and online availability along with number of completers.
Last year, 123 students have completed their career programs.
Offered Career Programs at Highlands College of Montana Tech
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Less than 1 Year Certificate4110
2 Years Certificate9061
Total131123

Programs by Award Level

The following table summarizes the number of completers by program and award level.
  • 10 students have earned/completed Less than 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 61 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
  • 52 students have earned/completed Associate's program.
Less than 1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology [+] 5 completers-
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician5-
Precision Production Trades [+] 5 completers-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist0-
Welding Technology/Welder5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Medical Informatics0-
Total10
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician0-
Construction Trades [+] 0 completers-
Carpentry/Carpenter0-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 55 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology (other)55-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician0-
Precision Production Trades [+] 6 completers-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist0-
Welding Technology/Welder6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Medical Reception/Receptionist0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping0-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Total61
Associate's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications1-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance1-
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster1-
Engineering Technology [+] 8 completers-
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician6-
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 11 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)11-
Construction Trades [+] 4 completers-
Carpentry/Carpenter4-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 6 completers-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician6-
Precision Production Trades [+] 8 completers-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist2-
Precision Metal Working (other)6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Medical/Clinical Assistant3-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer0-
Business [+] 9 completers-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping5-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science4-
Total52

Admission, Enrollment, and Graduation

Total 655 students are attending at Highlands College of Montana Tech.
The students to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%).
The graduation rate of Highlands College of Montana Tech is 20% and transfer-out rate is 35%. The retention rate is 55% at the school.
Highlands College of Montana Tech 2023 Key Statistics
Student Population655
Graduation Rate20%
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1

Student Population at Highlands College of Montana Tech

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 656 students enrolled into Highlands College of Montana Tech. By gender, 330 male and 326 female students are attending the school.
The following table summarizes the student population by gender and attending status for Highlands College of Montana Tech.
Student Population By Gender
Highlands College of Montana Tech
TotalMaleFemale
Total656330326
Full-time26617690
Part-tme390154236
There are 573 White (87.35%), 7 Black/African American (1.07%), 23 Hispanic (3.51%), 9 Asian (1.37%), and 67 students with other races attending Highlands College of Montana Tech.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Highlands College of Montana Tech
TotalMaleFemale
Total656330326
American Indian/Native American945
Asian927
Black/African American752
Hispanic231112
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White573285288
Two More110
Un-Known342212
Non-resident Alien000
Highlands College of Montana Tech offers the distance learning opportunities (online classes) for career programs.
29 students (4.42% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 161 students (24.54% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The following table summarizes the online student population for Highlands College of Montana Tech.
Distance Learning Student Population at Highlands College of Montana Tech
Number of Students
Total656
Enrolled Online Exclusively29
Enrolled Some Online Courses161
Not in Online Courses466
By age range, at Highlands College of Montana Tech, 119 students are aged 20 to 24 (18.14% of total students), 472 students are aged below 20 (71.95%), 4 students are aged above 50 (0.91%).
Graduate Student Population By Age at Highlands College of Montana Tech
TotalMaleFemale
Total656330326
Under 18292110182
Age 18-1918010278
Age 20-21896128
Age 22-2430228
Age 25-29321715
Age 30-341275
Age 35-39743
Age 40-491064
Age 50-64312
Over 64101

Directory Information

The following list shows the contact and directory information of Highlands College of Montana Tech.
25 Basin Creek Rd, Butte, MT
406-496-3711

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