At the University of Montana, students are encouraged to think critically, live ethically, and explore creatively. Faculty and staff set a high standard for academic studies to benefit students and the world at large. Students receive a world-class education in a wide variety of career paths, including the trades, liberal arts, sciences, graduate and postdoctoral study, and professional training. The school strives to lead as a globally focused public research university serving the state, nation, and world. Values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and engagement are central to its mission.
University of Montana degrees can be earned from the comfort of your own home through UMOnline. The school’s online education program offers online, blended, and web-enhanced learning opportunities through innovative online teaching and learning methods. Courses are typically provided asynchronously, allowing students to study when it best fits their schedule.
Majors are housed in the university’s nine colleges and academic departments, providing a diverse range of options to meet students’ academic needs and career goals:
- College of Humanities and Sciences
- Phyllis J. Washington College of Education
- W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation
- College of Health
- Davidson Honors College
- Graduate School
- College of Business
- Alexander Blewett III School of Law
- College of the Arts and Media