Finals week, the holidays, and the long, cold winter that Montana is known for are on the horizon, and stress levels are understandably high. Montana Tech is encouraging students to log in to Mantra Health to access a wide variety of free services available to help improve mental health, including coaching, counseling, and techniques to build a personalized self-care routine.Learn more and sign up!
If you are going to be a line worker, you have to be strong, have the courage to climb to the tops of power lines, the driving skills to maneuver huge commercial vehicles, and the confidence to problem solve on the fly, in all weathers. Gwen Bjorkman of Columbus exemplifies all of those traits. She’s one of 48 graduates from 7 different states in Highlands College’s Fall 2023 Pre-Apprentice Line Program.Learn about Gwen Bjorkman and Line Rodeo.
Montana Technological University alumnus Jack Standa will deliver the commencement address at the University's 2023 fall ceremony. The event will occur on Saturday, December 9, 2023 at 11:00 am in the HPER. The University will award 205 degrees and certificates to 195 graduates. Montana Tech will graduate the first students from the Lance College of Mines & Engineering at the ceremony.See details.
Environmental engineering sophomore Shelbi Fuller wanted to take music classes in high school, but her education was very STEM-focused and there weren’t opportunities. When she arrived at Montana Tech from Spokane, she was excited to audition for the choir.Join or attend winter concert!
The Nursing Scholars Edge Program is a direct entry opportunity that selects 10 Montana high school seniors every year from a pool of qualified applicants.Learn more and apply.
If you ask occupational safety and health senior Brie Birkenbuel how many scholarships she’s won since she arrived at Montana Tech, she smiles and expresses gratitude for the incredible opportunity to receive scholarship money to continue her education.Learn about latest win in New Orleans!
For Aubrey Teller, the answer to “What do you want to do when you grow up?” has always been simple. “From a young age, I always knew I wanted to work with animals, especially in the medical field,” Teller remembers. “My favorite animal is horses, and I want to be a large animal and small animal veterinarian.”
If you ask senior Jordyn LaPier her motivation behind getting a bachelor’s degree in occupational health and safety from Montana Tech, the story starts and ends with family.
On a computer screen, the tailed virus appears to be about six inches long. The crisp image may look puzzling to untrained eye, but to the school teachers taught to use Montana Technological University’s new state-of-the-art scanning/transmission electron microscope the image clearly shows a bacteriophage, a virus that can infect and replicate only in bacterial cells.
Access valuable digital databases, maps, atlases, and historical journals of geological and mining resources dating back to the 1800s. Some of our valuable resources, including maps from the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, are housed only on Montana Tech campus.
The Tech Vision Student Aid Fund helps recruit new Orediggers and provide funds to take care of our current students. Our goal is to raise $160,000 annually to impact 50-75 students and right now gifts to Tech Vision are being matched 1:1 up to $80,000.