2023 Average Graduate Tuition in Montana

For the academic year 2022-2023, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $6,791 for Montana residents and $20,083 for out-of-state students over public graduate schools in Montana. In private Montana graduate schools, the average graduate tuition & fees is $24,439.
Rocky Mountain College has the highest graduate tuition & fees ($34,398) and The University of Montana has the second highest costs ($25,266) in Montana.
The average cost per credit hour, for part-time students and/or overloaded credits, is $271 for Montana residents and $929 for out-of-state students. In private Montana graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $991 .
The following table shows the 2023 average graduate school tuition & fees for Montana graduate schools. You may want to check tuition & fees of each Montana graduate school at Montana graduate school statistics page.
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees in Montana (2022-2023)
Tuition & Fees
Montana residents$6,791
Out-of-State$20,083
Private Schools$24,439
Cost per Credit Hour
Montana residents$271
Out-of-State$929
Private Schools$991

Montana Graduate School Tuition & Fees Changes from 2011 to 2023

The tuition & fees of Montana graduate schools have increased 27.44% ($4,324) from $15,759(2011) to $20,083 (2023). The following table shows the changes of Montana graduate school tuition & fees for last 13 years.
Montana Graduate School Tuition Changes from 2011 to 2023
YearTuition & Fees (Annual)Cost per Credit Hour
Montana Residents (Public)Out-of-State (Public)Private SchoolsMontana Residents (Public)Out-of-State (Public)Private Schools
2011$5,611$15,759$20,006$288$784$725
2012$6,132$17,692$20,999$300$824$757
2013$6,400$18,535$21,332$312$862$630
2014$6,432$18,950$21,854$307$875$810
2015$6,168$18,174$22,216$296$883$837
2016$6,213$18,611$23,207$298$904$872
2017$6,262$19,121$24,120$300$931$941
2018$6,472$19,218$24,508$306$966$971
2019$6,668$20,130$21,836$315$988$843
2020$6,703$20,480$20,293$316$1,008$869
2021$6,805$20,923$26,680$274$983$905
2022$6,896$19,944$25,785$265$897$966
2023$6,791$20,083$24,439$271$929$991
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