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Montana State University is known for its world-class faculty; hands-on, active learning; and welcoming Rocky Mountain environment. Learn more.

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Smarty Cats logo Smarty Cats offers online tutoring for students in Economics 101, Earth Systems 101, Mathematics 121, Spanish 101, and Statistics 216. $2 an hour, individual or small group.

Guide for Distance Students Our Guide for Distance Students (PDF) can help you understand what distance learning is like. Includes tips for success. See the MSU news story about the guide.

Earn a graduate certificate in Native American Studies online. It's the only program of its type in the world! Courses cover art, law, culture and contemporary issues.

Earn a graduate certificate in Addiction Counseling online. Provides credit toward the Montana Licensed Addiction Counselor credential and meets the criteria for the national Master Addiction Counselor certification.

Professional Development for Teachers: Master's Degree in Science or Math Education, graduate certificates in science teaching, Transition to Teaching program, library media certificate, individual courses for professional development


Is Online Learning Right for Me? Find out with our three-minute interactive quiz. Online learning requires different strengths than classroom learning. Find out what it takes to succeed.

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