Montana State University

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About Us

Montana State University is one of only 108 institutions – out of 4,600 – designated as “very high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of teaching. This means that MSU is among the top 2% of institutions nationwide in research which translates into significant opportunities for research, scholarship and creative work.

Programs Offered


  • College of Agriculture
  • College of Arts and Architecture
  • College of Business
  • College of Education, Health & Human Development
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Letters and Science
  • College of Nursing
  • University College
  • College of Graduate Studies
  • Roland R. Renne Library

Academic resources

Montana State University focuses its research efforts in the following areas and provides academic resources from these centers of excellence throughout the university

  • Center for Biofilm Engineering
  • Center for Bio-Inspired Nanomaterials
  • Center for Computational Biology
  • Optical Technology Center
  • Energy Research Institute
  • Thermal Biology Institute
  • Paleontology
  • Infectious Diseases and Immunology
  • Western Transportation Institute
  • Montana Institute on Ecosystems
  • Montana Cooperative Fishery Research Unit
  • Montana Microfabrication Facility
  • Roland R. Renne Library
  • Institute on Ecosystems



130-J Gaines Hall
P.O. Box 173000
Bozeman, MT 59717-3000

Tel: 406-994-3561
Fax: 406-994-6049

Colin Shaw