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Rocky Mountain College

Billings, MT
University Website: rocky.edu/
Apply Online: rocky.edu/admissions/ApplyNow.php
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Rocky Mountain College (informally Rocky, or RMC), located in Billings, in the U.S. state of Montana, is a private comprehensive college offering more than 25 liberal arts- and professionally oriented- majors. In fall 2009, the college had 894 enrolled students. It is affiliated with the United Methodist Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA), and the United Church of Christ.

Rocky is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 10 colleges in quality and a "best value" among comprehensive colleges in the Western United States. Rocky also maintains a 99% placement rate for students pursuing graduate school educations.

Mr. Michael R. Mace, Rocky's president, announced in October 2006 that there had been a 20.8% increase in the college's assets over the total from the same time during the previous year. Mace began his presidency in October 2005.

Some of Rocky's less traditional academic offerings include aviation programs, equestrian programs, and physician assistant programs.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $21,684.00 avg tuition

1511 Poly Drive
Billings, MT 59102-1796
(406) 657-1000

Apply online Admissions:
rocky.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
rocky.edu/admissions/financial-ai..

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Rocky Mountain College

Statistics:
Applied 1,404
Admitted 766 55%
Enrolled total 228
Full Time: 227
Part Time 1
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 470 550
SAT Math 470 570
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 21 25
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 19 26
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 70%
4-year graduation rate 31%
6-year graduation rate 45%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Rocky Mountain College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $21,684.00 $21,684.00 $21,684.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $450.00 $450.00 $450.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $904.00 $904.00 $904.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $26,521.00 $26,521.00 $26,521.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $3,765.00 $3,765.00 $3,765.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $904.00 $904.00 $904.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $6,896.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,800.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $35.00
Graduate Application Fee $35.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 100%
Avg amount of grant aid $14,019.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 73%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,636.00

Rocky Mountain College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Equestrian/Equine Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting and Business/Management X X
Accounting and Related Services, Other X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Management Science X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Biology Teacher Education X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Psychology Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Physician Assistant X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
Natural Resources Management and Policy X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Sociology X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew X
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music Performance, General X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X

Scholarships for Students in Montana

Name Amount Deadline
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship - MSUB $1,000 February 01, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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