Resources for First Generation Students

Apply Montana provides you with the tools and information you need to explore career and education options, and take the next step of your journey.

 

Determine Your Career Options

Knowing what career you want to follow isn’t always such an easy process. By understanding what careers are attainable, and what you’re good at, you can make a plan to get there.
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Explore
Not exactly sure what field you want to enter? No problem. Take our short quiz and see what career may be a good fit for you.
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Explore
Connect the industry or job that interests you with particular majors, courses, or training opportunities located all across the state.
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Learn
Employers all over Montana are seeking hard-working people who want to break into their industry. Find out what it takes to intern or apprentice somewhere.

Find the Best School for You

Why even go to college? How much do they vary in cost, and which school would work best for you? Connecting your interests with the right school and program will be vital to your long-term success.
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Two-year school or four-year school — what are the major differences? Find out what would work best for you.
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Explore
MUS comprises 16 colleges and universities across the state. Explore them all and see what makes each one unique.
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Learn
Understand the differences in cost among the MUS schools to make sure you choose the school that aligns with your budget.

Prepare, Pay & Apply

College is an investment in time and money you want to be well worth it. Explore ways to get the best return on your investment, and make sure you hit all the deadlines so you’re ready to go when the bell rings.
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Dual enrollment allows you to get ahead and save time and money. Through our One, Two, Free program, get college credit while you’re still in high school.
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Learn
Getting the right aid package requires getting a lot of documents and details in line before you apply. Make sure you’re prepared
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Take Action
Understand the differences in cost among the MUS schools to make sure you choose the school that aligns with your budget.

Ask a Counselor

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The process of applying to college is kind of confusing. What do some of these terms even mean?
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