Fort Peck Community College (FPCC)

Poplar, MT

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Fort Peck Community College

Fort Peck Community College

Fort Peck Community College Student Essentials

Fort Peck Community College Student Essentials
Region: Rockies
Setting: Rural Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.fpcc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $2,250
Out-of-State Tuition: $2,250
Retention Rate: 39%
Enrollment: 702
Year Established: 1978

About FPCC

Fort Peck Community College is a reservation-based community college in Poplar, Montana. Situated on the Fort Peck reservation, it offers members of the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes professional and academic degree and certificate programs in a community that fosters cultural commitment and awareness.

Fort Peck awards associate’s degrees in such fields as:

  • Business Administration
  • Computer Programming
  • Education
  • Human Services

Students who wish to transfer to a four-year school may also obtain an academic degree in such subject as:

  • American Indian Studies
  • General Studies
  • Psychology

Intensive, one-year training programs are also available and prepare students for careers in:

  • Automotive Technology
  • Building Trades
  • Business Assisting
  • Truck Driving
  • Welding

In addition to professional skills, all classes also emphasize and nurture Indian heritage and culture.

Fort Peck has an open admissions policy and, while it will accept anyone with a high school diploma or GED, it is primarily committed to educating those from tribal communities. In addition to these requirements, applicants must take a placement exam.

Fort Peck only offers financial aid awards that do not need to be paid back. These include federal grants, work-study programs, a Bureau of Indian Affairs grant, and scholarships, such as the one from the American Indian College foundation. Fort Peck also provides veteran’s benefits and tuition waivers to certain populations, including senior citizens and recent GED recipients.

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FPCC Map & Location

Fort Peck Community College
605 Indian Street
Poplar, MT 59255


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Getting Around FPCC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Poplar, MT

Winter
Dec
29
7
Jan
27
5
Feb
32
10
Spring
Mar
44
21
Apr
59
31
May
69
41
Summer
Jun
77
50
Jul
86
56
Aug
85
55
Fall
Sep
73
43
Oct
58
32
Nov
42
19

FPCC Students

Total Students 702

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 1%
  • Caucasian: 17%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 81%
  • Unknown and Other: 1%
Latino 1%
African American 1%
Caucasian 17%
American Indian or Alaska native 81%
Unknown and Other 1%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 35%
Part-Time 65%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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Fort Peck Community College

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