Rocky Mountain College provides a variety of degree programs for students to aid them in their growth and development. The school is located in Billings, MT and operated as a private institution. The school's United Church of Christ affiliation is one of its defining characteristics and plays an important role within the school's mission. Enrollment at Rocky Mountain College exceeds 980 yearly.
Areas of study available at Rocky Mountain College include but are not limited to:
- Health And Clinical Professions
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- Recreation And Fitness Studies
Students applying for admission are asked to submit an application, transcripts, records, test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by admissions officials. Students may provide either the SAT or ACT exam scores to be considered for admissions to Rocky Mountain College. A score within the range of 940 - 1120 on the SAT, or 21 - 25 for the ACT is usually submitted among accepted students. An estimated 60 percent of all applicant were admitted at RMC, with 30 percent of those admitted choosing to attend. More information from the admissions office can be found here.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is close to $24,000, but may change from year to year. Students are encouraged to visit the school's net price calculator to better understand their cost of attending this school. The cost of on-campus housing is approximately $3,600 annually. Some students at RMC may qualify for financial aid, which is typically provided in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The RMC Bears participate in several athletic programs, with competitions managed and overseen by the NAIA. Available athletic programs offered may include the following:
- Basketball (NAIA Division I)
- Football (NAIA Division I)
- Golf (NAIA Division I)
- Skiing (NAIA Division I)
Students who would like to view more about this school can take a look at their website at http://rocky.edu/.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give an overview of the candidates RMC accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Rocky Mountain College has a total student population of about 1,000, with undergraduate students making up about 91% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $28,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
- Per unit charges are around $1,200 for part time students
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||98%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||96%||$16,788|
|Receiving Student Loans||88%||$6,455|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Rocky Mountain College may offer services to students including:
- Remedial courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Assisting students to find work
Rocky Mountain College has an overall graduation rate which is around 40%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||19%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||19%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||2%|
Rocky Mountain College is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports belonging to the NAIA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Basketball (Frontier Conference)
- Football (Frontier Conference)
- Track and Field, X-Country
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Rocky Mountain College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Rocky Mountain College.
- Montana State University - Billings in Billings, MT (2 miles away)
- The University of Montana - Western in Dillon, MT (202 miles away)
- Black Hills State University in Spearfish, SD (245 miles away)
- Dickinson State University in Dickinson, ND (284 miles away)
Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Rocky Mountain College for official up-to-date information.