2021-2022 Catalog

Graduate Tuition and Fees


Quarterly Tuition

Credit Hours


      Indian Descendant

 Montana Resident

     Out of State






Year Total,

12 credits per term,

3 terms





Quarterly Fees*


Total Indian

Total Indian Descendant

Total Montana Resident

Total Out of State

Fees Per Credit



               $195.00            $195.00  

Fees For 12 credits










Total Estimated Annual Cost (Tuition & Fees)

For 12 credits/term, 3 terms/year**

Total Indian

Total Indian Descendant

Total Montana Resident

Total Out of State

Total Tuition/   

Fees for 3 terms



             $7893.00              $13,149.00

*Quarterly Fees




Non-refundable registration fee


Library Fee


Non-refundable technology fee


Facilities Fee

**  Some Masters degrees may require four terms per year, e.g. summer-fall-winter-spring.  The total estimated annual cost presented is for THREE terms per year.

Other Fees


$100 Thesis or Project Fee. One-time Fee during the first term enrolled for thesis or project work.


$100 Graduation Fee, charged during the term of graduation


Individual Courses May Have Associated Lab Fees


The registration fee is non-refundable. All other funds are made according to the following schedule:

* 1st week – 90%

* 2nd week – 80%

* 3rd week – 70%

* 4th week – 60%

A student who withdraws in the first week of the quarter without attending class may receive a 100% refund, less registration fee, technology fee, and $10 for the student identification card. For students on financial aid, refunds are applied first to student loans, then to Pell Grants, next to other government or foundation aid and lastly refunded to the student. Students paying their own tuition and fees receive the refund directly