College Planning

Pathways into Healthcare in Montana – Learn more about all the different healthcare programs available across the state of Montana.

Montana Colleges – Montana’s “official guide to higher education. Want to go to college in Montana, you’ve come to the right place. We connect students and parents with colleges and counselors, and give you all the important information about Montana’s higher education.

Explore Health Care Careers – Everything you want to know about a wide variety of health careers.

Montana Career Information Service – We are dedicated to helping you get the academic and career skills needed to be productive in your chosen career. Includes information for students, parents, teachers, counselors and job seekers.

Reach Higher Montana – Reach Higher Montana’s mission is to provide students and families with the knowledge and tools to finance and pursue their post-secondary education.

Smart about College – Use the Montana Career Information System (MCIS) to learn about careers, search for scholarships, apply to colleges and more

FAFSA – Financial Aid website for all college students including undergrad and graduate programs


Additional Programs

Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education – (WICHE) supports fields of study for Montana residents including: allopathic medicine (MD), osteopathic medicine (DO), veterinary medicine, dentistry, optometry, occupational therapy, and podiatry.

Western Undergraduate Exchange – (WUE) pronounced “woo-wee,” is a program of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE). Through WUE, students in western states may enroll in more than 140 two-year and four-year college institutions at a reduced tuition level: 150 percent of the institution’s regular resident tuition. The program began in 1987 and all WICHE states have now signed the agreement. A copy of your state’s signed WUE agreement is available for your review. Students from all WICHE member states are eligible to request the WUE tuition discount.