Montana Tech Ranked Among 50 Most Affordable Colleges with the Best Return


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Montana Tech has been ranked among the 50 most affordable colleges with the best return by Affordable Schools. The science, technology, engineering, and math focused university ranked fifth in the nation. The top five universities named were: the United States Naval Academy, United States Air Force Academy, the United States Military Academy West Point, Cal Maritime, and Montana Tech.

This ranking was created using data collected by the College Navigator database at the National Center for Education Statistics,, and each school's website. The top 50 colleges were selected and ranked based on the following methodology:
• Average Cost of Attendance
• Average Salary
• 20-Year Return on Investment (ROI)

Founded in 1900 as the Montana State School of Mines, Montana Tech is a public university in Butte, Montana, that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees to nearly 2,700 students.

At Montana Tech, all programs derive a special character and emphasis from the unique setting and continued tradition of high quality that has characterized Montana Tech since its founding. Montana Tech has a long-standing reputation for producing outstanding graduates and consistently ranks as one of the best public universities in the country in terms of return on investment. Learn more about Montana Tech’s academic programs by visiting the following link:

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