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Accreditation Information

Montana Tech of The University of Montana is accredited through the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). In spring 2017, Montana Tech was visited by a NWCCU Evaluation Committee concluding the 7-year accreditation cycle. Following this visit, Montana Tech began addressing the first year of the next 7 year accreditation cycle. 

The seven-year cycle, Montana Tech addresses the following five standards:

  1. Mission, Core Themes, and Expectations;
  2. Resources and Capacity;
  3. Planning and Implementation;
  4. Effectiveness and Improvement;
  5. Mission Fulfillment, Adaptation, and Sustainability.

In spring 2018, the Montana Tech NWCCU Steering Committee will submit a Year One Report for Standard 1. In spring 2020, Montana Tech’s Mid Cycle Report for Standards 1 and 2 will be scheduled followed by the Year Seven Report in spring 2024 addressing all five standards.