City College - Associate Degrees & Certificates

(Based on Estimated 2021-2022 Rates)

The Cost of Attendance is the ESTIMATED 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).

Montana Residents

 

On Campus
2021-2022 Costs 12 or more credits 9-11 credits 6-8 credits 1-5 credits
Tuition & Fees* 4070 3590 2450 1430
Books & Supplies** 1540 1040 700 340
Room & Board*** 7250 7250 7250 0
Total:

12860

11880 10400 1700
Loan Fees 70 70 70 0
Transportation 2290 2290 2290 715
Miscellaneous 2450 2450 2450 0
Total + other costs 17670 16690 15210 2530

 

Online Only
2020-2021 Costs 12 or more credits 9-11 credits 6-8 credits 1-5 credits
Tuition & Fees* 4420 3610 2500 1470
Books & Supplies** 1540 1040 700 340
Room & Board*** 7250 7250 7250 0
Total: 13210 11900 10450 1810
Loan Fees 70 70 70 0
Transportation 2110 2110 2110 755
Miscellaneous 2450 2450 2450 0
Total + other costs 17840 16530 15080 2565

 

WUE

 

On Campus
2020-2021 Costs 12 or more credits 9-11 credits 6-8 credits 1-5 credits
Tuition & Fees* 5480 4650 3360 1820
Books & Supplies** 1540 1040 700 340
Room & Board*** 7250 7250 7250 0
Total: 14270 12940 11310 2160
Loan Fees 70 70 70 0
Transportation 2290 2290 2290 760
Miscellaneous 2450 2450 2450 0
Total + other costs 19080 17750 16120 2920

 

Non-Residents

 

On Campus
2020-2021 Costs 12 or more credits 9-11 credits 6-8 credits 1-5 credits
Tuition & Fees* 9260 7920 5480 2710
Books & Supplies** 1540 1040 700 340
Room & Board*** 7250 7250 7250 0
Total: 18050 16210 13430 3050
Loan Fees 70 70 70 0
Transportation 2290 2290 2290 760
Miscellaneous 2450 2450 2450 0
Total + other costs 22869 21020 18240 3810

 

Online Only
2020-2021 Costs 12 or more credits 9-11 credits 6-8 credits 1-5 credits
Tuition & Fees* 7110 6050 4380 2020
Books & Supplies** 1540 1040 700 340
Room & Board*** 7250 7250 7250 0
Total: 15900 14340 12330 2360
Loan Fees 70 70 70 0
Transportation 2110 2110 2110 755
Miscellaneous 2450 2450 2450 0
Total + other costs 20530 18970 16960 3115

  

Tuition and fees are subject to approval and/or change by the Montana Board of Regents of Higher Education. 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. If you have any questions about the current fees, please call the Student Accounts at (406) 657-2140.

The following degree programs have additional program fees not included in the COA values listed above:                                                                                                                                                     

  • Welding     $450/year                
  • Health Administration    $1,600/year                   
  • RN to BSN  $1,600/year                            
  • Athletic Training $1,850/year
  • Auto Body Program Fee $250/semester FA/SP
  • Music Program Fee $100/semester FA/SP
  • Radiology Tech. Progra Fee $120/semester FA/SP
  • Ultrasound Tech. Program Fee $175/semester   

For the purposes of financial aid undergraduate students are packaged at the full time COA (12 or more credits per semester); however, the COA may be adjusted based on a student’s actual enrollment. Please contact the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships to request an adjustment if you are enrolled in less than 12 credits, or if your tuition and fees exceed the weighted average amount originally used in the COA.

Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is available to qualifying students from AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, NV, NM, ND, OR, SD, UT, WA, and WY, and Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands.

*Tuition & Fees reflect the weighted average cost based on enrollment type (full, ¾, ½ & less than ½ time).
** Books & Supplies may vary by program. This amount reflects a weighted average cost based on credit load. 
*** Room & Board: Freshman are required to live on campus unless they have an approved exemption. This amount reflects the weighted average cost of living both on and off campus, however students living off campus will not see these charges on their MSUB bill.