SKC Description

The Salish Kootenai College in Pablo, Montana, is a tribal college that welcomes Native American students from Montana and across the nation to receive a high-quality educational experience as well as perpetuate the culture and tradition of the Confederated Tribes of the Flathead Nation.

The college’s academics are available in associate’s and bachelor’s degrees, as well as certification programs. Some of the career paths available include:

  • Highway Construction Training
  • Dental Assisting
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Hydrology

SKC’s career services department offers students plenty of opportunities for professional development. The department hosts many career fairs and workshops throughout the year. Topics have included job interviews techniques and preparing for college life, among others.

No matter where your academic or recreational interests lie, SKC has many student groups for you to find your niche. From business/leadership groups like the American Indian Business Leaders to the Forestry and Natural Resources Club, you will be able to find an organization fit for you.

To apply, students must submit an official high school transcript or GED, immunization records and major declaration. All applicants are required to take part in an admissions orientation session before being admitted.

Tuition varies depending on residency and heritage. Montana residents, Indian students and Indian descendants qualify for discounted tuition.

SKC is authorized to offer federal forms of financial aid to eligible students through Pell grants, scholarships, work-study programs and direct student loans.

Quick Facts about Salish Kootenai College

Region

Rockies

Setting

Rural Setting

Type

Private

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.skc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,916

Out-of-State Tuition

$10,044

Retention Rate

32%

Enrollment

993

Year Established

1977

SKC Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
993
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
993

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Ethnic Diversity

Caucasian
23%
Latino
2%
Other
75%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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