Summer 2020 Cost of Attendance

Estimated annual costs are based on 2020-2021 rates.

City College Associate Degrees & Certificates

University Campus Associate & Bachelor Degrees

University Campus Master Degrees

International Students

The Cost of Attendance (COA) is the ESTIMATED2020欧洲杯体育投注 cost of completing a full year at Montana State University Billings (MSUB) and includes weighted averages for direct educational costs (tuition, fees, room, board, books and supplies), and other indirect educational expenses (miscellaneous personal expenses and transportation).

COA vs. MSUB BILL: The COA does not reflect the actual bill that you will pay to MSUB. Your actual bill will be determined by the MSUB Business Services Office and any room and board costs for students living on campus will be determined by the Housing & Residence Life Office. Students should calculate their individual costs of attending using the 1920 Estimated Budget Worksheet or the 2021 Estimated Budget Worksheet.

2020欧洲杯体育投注Tuition and fees are subject to approval by the Montana Board of Regents of Higher Education. Some courses and programs have additional fee expenses:

All online courses are subject to an additional $30.00 per credit fee up to a maximum of $360.00, this fee has been included in the online-only COAs. Please note that any students residing within the seven county region, which includes Yellowstone, Carbon, Musselshell, Golden Valley, Stillwater and Bighorn Counties, do not qualify for the online-only rates. Students who reside within the 7 county region and are taking all online courses pay on-campus rates and the additional $30 per credit for any online course(s) for which they are enrolled.

The following programs have additional program fees that are not included in the COA values provided on this webpage:

  • Welding: $500/year
  • Health Administration: $1,600/year
  • RN to BSN: $1,600/year
  • Sustainable Energy: $500/year
  • Athletic Training: $1,850/year

If you have any questions about the current fees, please call the Student Accounts at (406) 657-2140.

University Cost Comparative (Costs are subject to change)

Other MT 4 yr. Universities Average

Tuition & Fees - $6,855

Housing & Meal Plan - $8,616

Best Value - $15,471

MSUB

Tuition & Fees - $6,040

Housing & Meal Plan - $7,070

Best Value - $13,110

Savings

Tuition & Fees - $815

Housing & Meal Plan - $1,546

Best Value - $2,361

SAVINGS OVER 4 YEARS $9,446

 Other MT 4 yr. Universities Average

Tuition & Fees - $9,476

Housing & Meal Plan - $8,181

2020欧洲杯体育投注Best Value - $17,658

MSUB

Tuition & Fees - $8,420

Housing & Meal Plan - $7,070

Best Value - $15,490

Savings

Tuition & Fees - $1,056

Housing & Meal Plan - $1,111

Best Value - $2,167

SAVINGS OVER 4 YEARS $8,668

*Note WUE at MSUB is guaranteed based on residency. Out-of-state students from a non WUE state are eligible for the Explore Montana Scholarship

Other MT 4 yr. Universities Average

Tuition & Fees - $22,611

Housing & Meal Plan - $8,616

2020欧洲杯体育投注Best Value - $31,227

MSUB

Tuition & Fees - $19,370

Housing & Meal Plan - $7,070

Best Value - $26,440

Savings

Tuition & Fees - $3,241

Housing & Meal Plan - $1,546

Best Value - $4,787

SAVINGS OVER 4 YEARS $19,149

Other MT 4 yr. Private Universities Average

2020欧洲杯体育投注Tuition & Fees - $31,207

Housing & Meal Plan - $9,481

2020欧洲杯体育投注Best Value - $40,688

MSUB

Tuition & Fees - $6,040

Housing & Meal Plan - $7,070

Best Value - $13,110

Savings

Tuition & Fees - $25,167

Housing & Meal Plan - $2,411

Best Value - $27,578

SAVINGS OVER 4 YEARS $110,312

City College Cost Comparative (Costs are subject to change)

Other MT 2 yr. College Average

Tuition & Fees - $4,375

2020欧洲杯体育投注Room & Board - $7,682

Best Value - $12,057

City College

Tuition & Fees - $3,960

Room & Board - $7,070

Best Value - $11,030

SAVINGS OVER 2 YEARS $2,055

Average of 3 For Profits

Tuition & Fees - $35,542

Books & Supplies - $1,967

Room & Board - $10,274

2020欧洲杯体育投注Best Value - $47,783

City College

Tuition & Fees - $7,920

Books & Supplies - $3,080

Room & Board - $14,140

Best Value - $25,140

SAVINGS OVER 2 YEARS $22,643

*For profit costs are challenging to find -- many do not have their own housing - but give average costs - books & Supplies are not consistent. Tuition is subject to change. Additional fees may apply. Estimated annual costs are based on 2019-2020 costs. (WyoTech - WY, Pheonix UTI - AZ, Lincoln Tech - CO)

2020欧洲杯体育投注To view a prior year’s COA please select the option below:

2019-2020 Cost of Attendance

Cost of Attendance for Summer 2019

Cost of Attending for International Students