The Institute for Educational Opportunities at Montana Technological University is a consortium of programs developed to provide K-12 and college students with the tools and support they need to achieve success in higher education.
We take great pride in our ability to offer individualized and personal service – whether you’re looking for academic guidance, mentoring support, transfer information or career preparedness …
We are here for you!
Dual Enrollment courses provide high school students the opportunity to get a jump start on college coursework. We can help you start gaining college credit in high school allowing you to achieve success navigating from high school to college to successful careers.
TRIO Student Support Services provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and motivates students toward the successful completion of their postsecondary education. The goal of TRIO Student Support Services is to increase college retention and graduation rates of its participants.
TRIO Upward Bound serves high school students from low-income families and are proud to support First Generation students. The goal of TRIO Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education.
The goal of the TRIO Upward Bound-Math/Science program is to help students recognize and develop their potential to excel in math and science and to encourage them to pursue postsecondary degrees in math and science, and ultimately careers in the math and science profession.
The TRIO Talent Search program identifies and assists individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic, career, and financial counseling to its participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue on to and complete their postsecondary education.
The Montana Tech Institute for Educational Opportunities is excited to host two great events that inspire and reward students for their investigations in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). We host the annual Montana Tech Regional Science and Engineering Fair for middle and high school students, and the annual Intermountain Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (IJSHS), a national research paper and symposium competition for high school students.
AmeriCorps offers a variety of service opportunities, from the classroom to the outdoors, and everything in between. No matter what you’re passionate about, where you’re from, or why you choose to serve, AmeriCorps is your chance to Be the Greater Good.
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is a national, nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, First Nations and other indigenous peoples of North America in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) studies and careers.