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A remarkably different kind of university.

Montana Western is the only public four-year college in the nation offering an innovative program called Experience One (X1 for short).

You take a single class at a time, three hours each day for 18 days before moving on to the next. Taking four classes or “blocks” during the semester, you’ll earn the same amount of credit as under traditional multiple class systems.

Experience OneYou'll truly experience your education and gain a leg up as you enter the workforce or continue on with graduate studies.

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We're all about your success.

16 to 1

Student/Professor Ratio

Your professors know
you and since they teach
only one class at a time,
you and your success
are their singular concern.


Completion Rate

First-time freshmen
at Montana Western
complete an incredible
96 percent
of their courses.


Grad Increase

Montana Western has
increased the number
of students receiving
degrees by 80 percent
in the last 10 years.


Grad Placement

Nearly 80 percent
of Montana Western
graduates find employment
in Montana within one year
of graduation.

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