Colleges and Programs

Montana Colleges – This is a very easy and useful resource to use relative to searching Montana for a program of study that meets your career ambitions.

EdD Programs – If you are considering an advanced degree in education, you may want to check out this website for degree programs and doctoral funding opportunities.

College Scholarships, Montana – The ‘Quick Navigation’ feature on this website will help you find financial aid and scholarship information.

Montana College Grants Database – If you are a returning to college student, many options available for funding your higher education are provided on this website. Many grants and scholarships are listed for you to research and consider.

Most Affordable Colleges in Montana – If you are concerned about transfer credit to a Montana institute of higher learning, or if you need guidance on locating a college that is affordable to you, or maybe you are just perusing the grant and scholarship options for the state…..this site is a great resource.

Montana Career Resources for Educators, Students, Parents and Job Seekers - This site provides many useful and interactive online resources relative to academic and career guidance. From student reinforcement learning tools to personal employment plans for job seekers, there are many valuable venues of support to provide insight and direction.

Find Montana Colleges and Programs - Training providers, programs, and academic degrees can be found on this portion of the state of Montana’s office website. The site has easy search features with nice drill-down options for specific information.

Listing of Montana Schools – If you are looking for a career in teaching and/or school administration, this website provides excellent information on not only current job openings but also on certification requirements, educator preparation, grants, professional development, and more.

Jobs for Montana Graduates - This is a good resource to connect middle and high school students with local employers to help empower them to stay in school, graduate, and be ready to enter the workforce as capable adults. Through the JMG, workplace professionalism, leadership skills, and career readiness are nurtured.

MontanaWorks – As a subsite of the Montana Department of Labor and Industry, here you can find helpful and current information on scholarships, hiring events, job fairs, and workshops.

Healthcare Pathways, Montana – WOW! This is a wonderful website for information on the healthcare industry in Montana relative to healthcare schools (long list here with offerings at each), education requirements for specific healthcare jobs, career and employer information. Definitely worth a look if you want to work in the healthcare industry or if you are currently in a career but want to maximize your potential or expand your expertise and skillset.

Reaching Higher Montana – As a graduating high school student, do you wonder how education can open the doors to opportunities? This organization has resources that will help guide you through maximizing your unlimited potential.


Job Seekers and Career

Career Opportunities with the State of Montana – There are opportunities open now in Montana for state employment. Take a look at this website for jobs that offer competitive benefits, work-life balance, and friendly family policies. Start a new job or further your existing career with the state by exploring the Career Section.

University of Montana Career Services – If you are just starting to explore job options, or perhaps feel the need to change-up your job search techniques, The University of Montana offers helpful online job search strategies and methods to assist you in a more streamlined and effective process in locating a job.

State of Montana Job Seeker Information – This subsite of the Montana Department of Labor and Industry is helpful if you are looking for employment, veteran services, and/or unemployment guidance.

Workforce Services Division of Montana - This subsite of the Montana Department of Labor and Industry is particularly beneficial if you are in need of, or just wondering about, workforce services such as disability resources, apprenticeships, guidance in surviving a layoff situation, and more.

Montana Contractor’s Association – This association provides valuable information whether you are currently looking for a career in construction or still a high school student contemplating a career in this area.

iHireConstruction, Montana - – Very simply, you want a job in construction in the state of Montana, look no further than this search tool.

Montana Career Information System – As a part of the Montana Dept. of Labor and Industry Workforce, career development tools and information, for everyone from elementary school students to Montana seniors, are available on this portal

Montana Primary Care Association – Open positions in state primary care professions are listed on this webpage.


Leadership and Development


Montana Healthcare Pipeline – As a subsite of the Montana State website, the “healthcare pipeline” functions as a repository for students across the nation who plan to enter healthcare careers. Begin your healthcare educational experience early with modules, programs, activities and training so that you will be aware of the many attractive career choices available.

Montana High Tech Business Alliance - This online resource is an alliance group made up of for-profit firms engaged in high-tech and manufacturing operations in Montana. Though membership is not directly by individuals, as a company member this site offers networking, promotion of your company, and growth via an online job portal. The portal is a nice tool for you, as an individual, to use if you are interested in a job in the high-tech and/or manufacturing sector of business.

Montana TSA (Technology Student Association) – Are you a middle or high school student with a strong interest in technology? The Montana TSA will give you the opportunity to pursue academic challenges among your friends with similar goals and interests and outside the classroom walls.

MHIMA (Montana Health Information Management System) – For all healthcare professionals, this website is informational for everyone relative to networking, education, knowledge and advocacy.

Montana Healthcare Association – If you are a professional in the long-term care health industry, you may find a membership with this organization helpful relative to educational programs and proactive advocacy.

Montana Rural Health Information Hub – If you want the latest information on current healthcare situations or perhaps, just update yourself on trends and articles of the profession, this webpage on the RHI Hub is a super resource.

Montana Nurses Association – This website is a good resource for information on bylaws, districts, and councils….as well as providing current and pertinent information relative to the nursing profession in Montana.

Montana Youth Transitions – Are you facing an upcoming change in your life and are nervous about the transition you will be making? The areas of service offered by this organization are many…employment, education, housing, social and recreation, money and more. Any transition young adults with disabilities might be facing may be helped by the services of this organization.

Montana Association for CTE – If you are looking to be a part of a technical career organization that is innovative and prepared, this website will provide you with plenty of information relative to how the Montana ACTA can support this.


Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Montana Small Business Development Center Network – Popularly requested links from this network’s website will help you jumpstart your business initiatives.

One Montana Teenpreneur Roundup – What a great opportunity for high school students here! An annual competition. Submit your idea for an innovative product or service as a team or individually.

How to Start a Business in Montana – WOW! This site is a super resource for step-by-step instructions and guidance on your business venture startup.

Starting Your Business in Montana – If you are a ‘step-by-step’ person, then this website on how to start your Montana business in 7 Steps will be a great resource for you. Behind each step is further information and guidance that is clear and concise without being overwhelming.

Montana Business Standards Division – the Office of Professional Licenses offers you a useful online portal if you wish to begin an application process for licensing in a specific career area. As well, you can renew licenses and look up existing licensees for the professions listed below.

Architects and Landscape
Athletics Program
Athletic Trainers
Barbers and Cosmetologists
Boiler Operator
Behavioral Health
Clinical Laboratory Science Practitioners
Construction Blaster
Crane/Hoisting Operator
Elevator Operator
Fire Protection
Hearing Aid Dispensers
Licensed Addiction Counselors
Massage Therapy
Medical Examiners
Nursing Home Administrators
Occupational Therapists
Physical Therapy
Private Security & Investigations
Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors
Public Accountants
CPA License Application
Public Accountant Firm Application
Radiologic Technologists
Real Estate Appraisers
Realty Regulation
Respiratory Care Practitioners
Veterinary Medicine



Department of Veterans Affairs – Montana For your convenience, health and benefits administration information is at your fingertips with this link.

The American Legion – Montana Veterans Affairs – This website provides excellent state office and satellite information relative to locations, employment, education, healthcare, and much more for our nation’s heroes.

Montana Veterans Foundation – This great and gracious website will provide information on housing for veterans who are in need of a safe place to stay, access to medical and health resources, and employment guidance.

Veteran Services – Montana Department of Labor & Industry – If you are a disabled veteran in search of a specialist in the department to help you with a specific need, this website will quickly give you information, links, and contact methods.