The mission of the college is to meet the changing needs of society by supplying knowledge and education through a strong undergraduate curriculum augmented by research, graduate education and service.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|College||Highlands College of Montana Tech||Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate of Arts Colleges||Associate of Arts Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Public institution||Public|
|Total Faculty||24 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||913 students||1,296 students|
|# Full-Time Students||529 students||814 students|
|# Part-Time Students||384 students||1,040 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||
|% Unknown races||
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.28||0.68|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$3,226||$5,660|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$8,193||$10,250|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
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