Highlands College

Highlands College

Highlands College is home to all Montana Tech career-ready and transfer programs that help build the workforce we need to better lives in Butte and Montana.

From certificates and associate degrees to community education and customized training, Highlands offers you today’s relevant hands-on professional programs which lead to the important jobs of tomorrow. We continue to pursue industry-specific partnerships locally giving you even more opportunities for employment.

At Highlands, you can complete a degree designed to help you enter the workforce immediately or earn credits for transfer into a four-year degree program. Regardless of your motivation, you’ll benefit from focused, skills-based instruction with profession-tested faculty, dedicated and helpful staff, and exceptionally affordable tuition.

Consider Highlands and transform not just your own future, but our future.

Our altitude isn't nearly as breathtaking as your potential.

Let's find out together. Schedule a visit. You can call us at 1-406-496-4791 or email a counselor and lets see if MTU is the place you should be.

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Programs Offered By Highlands College

Associate of Science

Associate of Science

Associate of Science

If you want a great start before transferring to a four-year degree program at Montana Tech, the Associate of Science (AS) Degree is designed for you as a two-year (four semester) program.

Learn more about an Associate of Science.
Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology

If you love to work with your hands and have a mind to solve problems, a career as an automotive technician may be for you.

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Civil Engineering Technology

Civil Engineering Technology

Civil Engineering Technology

The graduates of this program assist professional engineers in a many projects from transportation, to sewer and water supply, to environmental solutions.

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Construction Technology - Carpentry

Construction Technology - Carpentry

Construction Technology - Carpentry

Students are prepared for construction industry careers through course work, service-learning projects, and through community service.

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Metals Fabrication Technology

Metals Fabrication Technology

Metals Fabrication Technology

Students are prepared to work in an environment constructing projects such as utility trailers, pipelines, manufacturing, industrial construction, and more.

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Pre-Apprenticeship Line Program

Pre-Apprenticeship Line Program

Pre-Apprenticeship Line Program

This one-semester certificate program prepares students for groundman and apprentice positions within the line trade.

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Precision Machining Technology

Precision Machining Technology

Precision Machining Technology

Precision Machining Technology

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Radiologic Technology

Radiologic Technology

Radiologic Technology

A career in radiologic technology can lead in many directions, and there is strong demand for work across the country.

Learn more about Radiologic Technology.
Web Development and Administration

Web Development and Administration

Web Development and Administration

Earn a two-year associate of applied science (AAS) degree and acquire marketable skills in web development and administration

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Welding Technology

Welding Technology

Welding Technology

Welding is a high-tech industry that can take you all over the world.

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Workforce Development at Highlands College

Workforce Development

Workforce Development

Highlands College’s customizable training programs are designed to the business’s needs in mind.

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Dual Enrollment

As a high school student, you can learn valuable college credit through our Big Sky Pathways and by taking college coursework today. Learn more about our Dual enrollment program where high school students can start earning college credit.