MSU Billings Catalog

Montana State University Billings Mission & Vision


Montana State University Billings delivers a transformative education that empowers students from diverse backgrounds to succeed.


Educating students to impact an evolving global community.

Core Themes

Theme I:  Build educational programs to support student needs

Objective 1 – Educate:  Establish educational opportunities that address student needs and meet occupational demand

Theme II: Progressively grow the university

Objective 2 – Recruit/Retain:  Recruit and develop a vibrant academic community focused on students, faculty, and staff

Theme III:  Strengthen relationships with the community to enhance partnership opportunities

Objective 3 - Partnership:  Reciprocal partnerships with public and private entities that promote innovation as well as foster dynamic educational and occupational opportunities

Theme IV:  Unify, invigorate, and engage MSUB’s structure and culture

Objective 4 – Infrastructure:  Modernize MSUB facilities into an attractive hub that supports the community and student success

Objective 5 – Stewardship:  Create a culture of collaboration and responsible stewardship of resources